Just taught characterization today --- If you were writing about this girl what type of character might you create? What is her name? Where does she live? What are her hobbies? Who are her parents? Photo credit: Monika Manowska.
Levi~ Ah, look at all the lonely people.. Eleanor Rigby picks up the rice in the church where a wedding has been. Lives in a dream. Waits at the window, wearing the face that she keeps in a jar by the door. Who is it for?.. All the lonely people. Where do they all come from? All the lonely people. Where do they all belong?.. Father McKenzie writing the words of a sermon that no one will hear. No one comes near. Look at him working, darning his socks in the night when there's nobody there…
“At no other time (than autumn) does the earth let itself be inhaled in one smell, the ripe earth; in a smell that is in no way inferior to the smell of the sea, bitter where it borders on taste, and more honeysweet where you feel it touching the first sounds. Containing depth within itself, darkness, something of the grave almost.” ― Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters on Cézanne
✶ DAILY CHARACTER QUESTION ✶ That Family Looks… So Happy What does your Protagonist want more than anything else in the world? Write a scene where they witness someone who has exactly what they want. Want to publish a story inspired by this prompt? Click here to read the guidelines~ ♥︎ And, if you’re looking for more writerly content, make sure to follow me: maxkirin.tumblr.com!