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18 April 2015: Trying to come with a name? Look no further ...

If you’re a writer and you’re trying to come up with some good names for your characters, look no further than your local cemetery.   Sound strange?  242 more words

Jennifer Geoghan

The Eternal War Trilogy Challenge Day #15

Day 15: word count 1077

Wrote more than I was expecting today; I’m not finding that I’m very enthusiastic about this episode so far. It’s really just the introduction of Bronwen, who’s going to be very important later on in this first series. 75 more words

Creative Writing

The Eternal War Trilogy Challenge Day #12

Day 12: word count 1474

This has been my most successful day so far! I wrote nearly three times my target, and introduced two new characters who I have tentatively called Muirenn and Tòmas; doctors in the Southern Army who are the first people Feidlimid meet when she is kidnapped from the tavern. 24 more words

Creative Writing

Need Character Name Inspiration? Don't Look Here!

Wow! I could’ve had a V8!


I could’ve given birth to a baby, (human—not vegetable) and named the child “V8″. But not if I lived in Sonora,  691 more words

Meandered Musings

Conventions of Proper Character Naming

What’s in a name? Well, if you want to create a memorable character, then a name is the first thing you want to consider. Names often are the first basis of character development.  430 more words

Writing Words

Quick little update

I made absolutely zero new words on paper today. It was a golden opportunity squandered.

On the other hand, Chloe now has the last name of Chafin, because it sounds right. 185 more words


AWRW Interview of Contemporary Women's Fiction Author Katie O'Rourke

Hi everyone!

Author Katie O’ Rourke recently re-leased her formerly traditionally published novel, The Long Thaw, on her own, plunging into the world of self-publishing. To read more on that, check out her insightful guest post, … 860 more words

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