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CHARACTERS

No matter what genre your fiction falls into, we all have one thing in common, we have to populate our work with people.  This group is for discussing those characters who add life to our novels.

Location: #Fiction
Members: 175
Latest Activity: Sep 13

I would like to welcome all the new members who have joined this month.

Please share your thoughts with us, maybe start a discussion.

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The website about my characters

Started by Michelle Gwynn Jones Jun 7. 0 Replies

Hi EveryoneThe newest edition of the New Grace News is out. This fictional newspaper is for and about the characters who…Continue

Where Have All the Characters Gone?

Started by Shelley Houlihan. Last reply by Terri L. Atkins Febuary Apr 11, 2015. 1 Reply

Is anyone still out there?! I just joined SW and this group, but it seems as if all characters and their creators have flown the coop, as the most recent posts are almost a year old. Does the…Continue

Do characters have a life of their own?

Started by Juliet Wilson. Last reply by Kathryn Nov 6, 2013. 10 Replies

I've found in the past in short stories that characters sometimes go off on a tangent I would never have planned which has often really helped plot development!I'm now writing a novel and was having…Continue

Character Fact Sheets: Do you keep them? How much detail do you put into one?

Started by Michelle Gwynn Jones. Last reply by Michelle Gwynn Jones Nov 3, 2013. 61 Replies

I keep a character sheet for everyone in my story.  When it comes to the MCs I know just about everything there is to know about them.  Where the grew up, where they went to school and what is their…Continue

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Comment by Olga Godim on February 24, 2012 at 3:17pm

Zetta. Read your post and left a comment. Love it!

Comment by Zetta Brown on February 24, 2012 at 1:55pm

On my new blog Zetta's Desk, I've just posted an article about ways to make your character more authentic if they come from a country foreign to you. I've used as an example my experience on the difference between the Scottish and the English. :)

Comment by Celine Keating on January 19, 2012 at 3:32pm

Thanks for inviting me to join this group!  I'm going to dive right in and checkout these comments and suggestions.

Comment by Zetta Brown on January 19, 2012 at 9:11am

@Marilyn - thanks for checking out the post! Ryder Islington's first novel is a definite page turner and the first of a series. 

Comment by MT Bostick on January 18, 2012 at 5:42pm

@Zetta, great blog!

Comment by Zetta Brown on January 18, 2012 at 1:00pm

Fellow She Writer Ryder Islington writes about Giving Your Characters Character as part of her blog tour today.

Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on January 13, 2012 at 9:59am

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Comment by Jackie Petersen on January 6, 2012 at 3:24pm

Something I think a lot of people forget is very important to characters is their name. 

http://jaclpetersen.com/2012/01/05/a-dragon-princess-named-ethel-or...

Comment by MT Bostick on December 23, 2011 at 8:42am

Here are a couple of great links on writing

Janet Fitch Tips on Writing

Writers on Writing

Comment by Komal Mansoor on December 22, 2011 at 11:27am

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