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Meet the Characters: Nikolai Polzin

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For this series, I’m going to delve into the characters of Grigory’s Gadget in the style of those fun/silly surveys that pop-up on social media from time-to-time. 182 more words

Novel

How to find a name for your character

I love naming characters. Sometimes I have the name first before I even have the story. I just know I have to write about a girl called Jamie (I’ve loved the name since I saw The Bionic Woman TV program way back when!). 631 more words

Writing

The naming of names

Characters are something like children. They have personalities. They can be stubborn, willful and inclined to go their own way. They don’t like to listen. They, also like children, have to be named. 837 more words

Blog

Character names - decisions, decisions! #amwriting

Being indecisive?

Am I the only writer who is indecisive when it comes to my character names?

I don’t have any children, and yet I firmly believe naming a child would be far easier than naming a character in a book! 333 more words

Writing

Where Do Characters Come From?

Where do characters come from? I’ve been asking myself that question for as long as I’ve been writing, but the complete answer still evades me. The process is as mysterious as the origins of life itself, maybe even more so. 426 more words

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Geeking Out, Crossing The Streams, and Jaylah from Star Trek

I’ve mostly dedicated this weekend to reading the Chronicles of Narnia and watching the new Star Trek movies all the way through, both for the first time.  448 more words

Baby Names

Meet the Characters: Demyan Volkov

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For this series, I’m going to delve into the characters of Grigory’s Gadget in the style of those fun/silly surveys that pop-up on social media from time-to-time. 180 more words

Novel