The 4 Pillars of Strong Characters: Building on the Cornerstones and Taking Your Characters (and Plot!) to the Next Level

The 4 Pillars of Strong Characters: Building on the Cornerstones and Taking Your Characters (and Plot!) to the Next Level

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As a writer, creating characters is probably the most important thing you do. Get it wrong, and the story will be wrong no matter how well plotted. Here are 25 things to know.  Characters that have everything they need and want in life are pretty damn boring. In the real world, strong female characters go by another name: women. Try writing about them. Not every character needs to have some past trauma simmering beneath the surface to be interesting. Well adjusted people can be just as deep…

As a writer, creating characters is probably the most important thing you do. Get it wrong, and the story will be wrong no matter how well plotted. Here are 25 things to know. Characters that have everything they need and want in life are pretty damn boring. In the real world, strong female characters go by another name: women. Try writing about them. Not every character needs to have some past trauma simmering beneath the surface to be interesting. Well adjusted people can be just as deep…

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frustratedpen06: “ lyslian: “ xhikaruchanx: “ thisgrrlwithhands: “ Answer all these questions and you should have a fully-developed character for your audience to connect with. A strong character can carry a weak plot; but a strong plot can’t carry...

frustratedpen06: “ lyslian: “ xhikaruchanx: “ thisgrrlwithhands: “ Answer all these questions and you should have a fully-developed character for your audience to connect with. A strong character can carry a weak plot; but a strong plot can’t carry...

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The Four Cornerstones of Strong Characters ...Lay a foundation for great character development. http://www.janetcampbell.ca/

The Four Cornerstones of Strong Characters ...Lay a foundation for great character development. http://www.janetcampbell.ca/

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8 Secrets to Writing Strong Character Relationships << Really good article!
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