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I haven’t written in forever I have a multitude of excuses. Homework being the most prominent. But I have been writing. In fact, I have several finished songs. 64 more words

Character Names

Character Naming |Why is it so difficult?

7 rules on how to pick the best name.

“The Baby Name book can be a very dangerous tool in the hands of a prolific author.” ― … 438 more words


What the Dickens! More on character names

Recurring characters in the ‘Moss Reid’ series include a guy called Frank Ferriter. He’s a reporter, he ferrets around a bit, he can be quite frank. 515 more words


25 Oct 2015: Her name could have been Silver Versa

So I was driving into work yesterday when I got stopped at light behind this car.

And it got me to thinking I should change the name of my Female Lead in my new book project. 143 more words

Jennifer Geoghan

NaNoWriMo is fast approaching

About a week away from the official start of NaNoWriMo 2015. Are you ready?

I need your help.  I’ve been working on creating new characters with help from my writing group. 184 more words


24 Oct 2015: A rose by any other name …. Would be a cabbage.

If anyone tells you that what you name your characters isn’t going to effect your book sales, they’re either lying or ignorant.

Case in point. We get a lot of books left behind where I work, and my coworkers knowing I’m an avid reader leave them on my desk to see if I want them. 508 more words

Jennifer Geoghan

Character Assassination

Francesca considers the tricky problem of using real people in fiction

In novel class this week, someone brought up the subject of using people we know in our novels. 561 more words