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So You Wanna Create a Character?

Well newsflash, it can be frustrating. I have created a basic list of things you need to know in order to create a character that can actually develop as your story progresses. 257 more words

Cletus Tank Bone

I am often asked how do I come up with the various characters in my books. The short answer is, every major character is based on someone I know. 455 more words

Tony Acree

X is for....uhhh...

It’s April, and that means it’s time for the A to Z challenge. I really must be a glutton for punishment; April is my last month of college, and I’m still an amateur blogger, but I must say, I’m looking forward to the challenge. 942 more words



As I continue to work on my sequel series, I start to envision how several of my characters will look like. For instance, the main supervillain will wear dark clothing that will consist of a tattered cloak that looks like a banner of war and featureless mask. 74 more words

The Writer's Brain

The Writer’s Brain (or Practice Makes Perfect)


This is your brain writing by Carl Zimmer New York Times 20/06/14

Scientists study brains of writers by Bradley Babendir 24/06/14… 363 more words

Print On Demand

Character Creation

I’ve been putting some thoughts in to how to create a well-rounded character, so here are a few things I’ve come up with. It’s a little long, so I’ve put it under the cut: 1,161 more words

Things I learnt from Yowamushi Pedal: Backstory solves everything

Before this, I wrote a post about character flaws that aren’t endearing, featuring Midousuji, a creepy jerk who only cares about victory even if it means crushing people’s spirit to do so. 422 more words

Things I Learnt From Fiction