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Articles on writing fiction. Character creation articles are on a separate board.

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This writing tip actually is useful in Psychology / Sociology studies in a broader sense: Misa Sugiura - If you're writing characters from a culture that's not your own. Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Writing Guide, Writing Fantasy, Fiction Writing, Teaching Strategies

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“If you're writing characters from a culture that's not your own. #protip #writinginthemargins”

 I've said it a bajillion times and I’ll say it a bajillion more: motive. It fixes of writing problems. Scene is boring? Give the characters a motive Character doesn't feel real? Find their driving motives behind their worldview and actions. Book Writing Tips, Writer Tips, Writing Art, Writing Words, Writing Quotes, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Creative Writing, Writing Ideas

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. I've said it a bajillion times and I’ll say it a bajillion more: motive. It fixes 99% of writing problems. Scene is boring? Give the characters a motive Character doesn't feel real? Find their driving motives behind their worldview and actions. Tension missing? Find a motive and prevent the anyone from getting what they want. Dig into those passions, however big or small. Prevent characters from reaching it, make it glaringly, blindingly obvious what they, in their deepest parts of their…

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I lettersiarrange New writing rule: Checkov’s friend lfyou introduce a named character with a relationship to a protagonist, their character are must be resolved in a way that feels reasonable and satisfying Which is to say: they can’tjust dissappear when Book Writing Tips, Writing Boards, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Ideas, Blog Writing, Essay Writing, Writing Characters, Character Prompts

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I lettersiarrange New writing rule: Checkov’s friend lfyou introduce a named character with a relationship to a protagonist, their character are must be resolved in a way that feels reasonable and satisfying Which is to say: they can’tjust dissappear when they’re no longer a convenient plot device Btheactualcluegirl Thor‘s Mum rule - If you‘re going to kill a character who’s carried any part ofthe plot, take a bit to reimagine the plot as if she were the main character, and the story ends…

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