Plot and Character Development


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  1. Third-Person Characterization: Distant vs. Close

    Started by Kyle R, July 13th, 2015 06:12 PM
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    July 23rd, 2015, 10:38 PM Go to last post
  2. There are only two plots, or: How to have an existential crisis in writing

    Started by VonBradstein, October 22nd, 2017 02:14 AM
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    June 12th, 2020, 03:03 PM Go to last post
  3. The Climactic Ending

    Started by EmmaSohan, November 24th, 2018 07:43 PM
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    May 31st, 2020, 07:53 PM Go to last post
  4. Plot vs story. What's the difference?

    Started by Terry D, March 27th, 2018 09:51 PM
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    November 30th, 2018, 02:31 AM Go to last post
  5. How much description needed for sense of place?

    Started by MichelD, May 27th, 2019 05:09 PM
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    May 22nd, 2020, 09:57 PM Go to last post
  6. Is it bad to put yourself in your characters' shoes when writing?

    Started by ironpony, July 7th, 2020 09:10 PM
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    • Replies: 61
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    July 13th, 2020, 12:32 AM Go to last post
  7. Shifting perspective on the Main Character

    Started by EmmaSohan, June 16th, 2018 10:33 PM
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    July 7th, 2018, 05:08 PM Go to last post
  8. Fascination with People

    Started by Taylor, December 13th, 2020 05:40 PM
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    February 28th, 2021, 10:07 PM Go to last post
  9. Theme and when to address it (if at all)

    Started by Terry D, July 10th, 2017 05:30 PM
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    July 30th, 2017, 03:56 PM Go to last post
  10. Which of these two plot scenarios is better?

    Started by ironpony, May 4th, 2020 06:11 PM
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    June 1st, 2020, 01:31 AM Go to last post
  11. Any ideas?

    Started by Babylonkid, November 15th, 2020 01:38 AM
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    February 10th, 2021, 01:00 AM Go to last post
  12. Being Your Character

    Started by EmmaSohan, February 27th, 2020 10:06 PM
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    June 24th, 2020, 07:55 PM Go to last post
  13. Writing a character who HATES Women.

    Started by Stormcat, August 21st, 2020 01:35 AM
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    November 17th, 2020, 11:08 AM Go to last post
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    January 12th, 2021, 06:52 PM Go to last post
  14. 1st draft weak on character. Too late to fix?

    Started by quillman, June 16th, 2020 02:02 PM
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    character, character development, first draft
    • Replies: 11
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    August 10th, 2020, 07:59 PM Go to last post
  15. Question Crafting an imperfect mentor

    Started by Stormcat, August 5th, 2020 02:12 PM
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    character development, mentors
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,487
    November 29th, 2020, 05:07 AM Go to last post
  16. Best way to break the Female Hero's "Happily Ever After" stigma???

    Started by ReySkywalker1, May 17th, 2020 04:16 PM
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    May 19th, 2020, 11:08 PM Go to last post
  17. Naming & Surnames - determining right and wrong

    Started by Throughy, March 2nd, 2016 01:33 AM
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    March 2nd, 2016, 04:43 PM Go to last post
  18. Crafting the Rebel resistance

    Started by Stormcat, September 7th, 2020 01:04 AM
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    • Replies: 21
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    September 9th, 2020, 03:59 AM Go to last post
  19. Should antagonists have convenient flaws or only inconvenvient?

    Started by ironpony, May 15th, 2020 11:36 PM
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    • Replies: 20
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    May 18th, 2020, 08:28 PM Go to last post

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