Word Wednesday · Writing

Working with your characters: Villains

Righty-ho guys, We all know the drill by now, we have a character development topic for this week and it is villains, and not just the super-villains but all kinds of villians! There are many types of villain, you develop them all a little differently just like every character! Here are a few types of villain…… Continue reading Working with your characters: Villains

Word Wednesday · Writing

Working with your characters: Male Main Characters [3/7]

Hey guys, Welcome to the third installation of the character building mini-series, today’s focus is on the male main character. Generally main characters are built in a similar manner, however there are elements that are associated with male characters. One of the biggest clichés for the male main character, is that they are generally written… Continue reading Working with your characters: Male Main Characters [3/7]

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Working with your characters: Female Main Characters [2/7]

Hey guys, So lets kick off this series looking at one of the most discussed character groups out there; the female main character. For a long time, the female main character was limited to romance and chick-lit novels, where the characters were meant to be distinctively and stereotypically ‘feminine’. However, over the last decade there… Continue reading Working with your characters: Female Main Characters [2/7]