How To Fantasy Character SheetIdentityHow To Fantasy Character Sheet4 years ago in Writing More Like This
The name of the character can set the tone for his/her personality in the story. One of the things you must consider as a writer is how appropriate a name is for the person's age, gender, and nationality/race/species. These three factors can provide a good base for choosing a good name for your character. Another thing I like to consider is the meaning of the name; the meaning of your character's name can, again, fit the personality or it can fit a theme or motif you want to build.
There is no perfect age: the young want to be old, the old want to be young, and no one wants to be in-between. A young character has a different point of view on life and all its wonders in comparison to someone with more years under their belt. People also change over time, so you have to ask yourself "What stage in life, physically and mentally, is my character?"
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This is just a parallel to the age category, but the earliest mont
How to Suggest a StoryHow to Suggest a Story to a WriterHow to Suggest a Story4 years ago in Writing More Like This
When you make a request to a writer for a story, an important thing to consider is how clear and concise you are with your ideas. The last thing you would want is to have the writer misunderstand and write a story you never wanted. Then again, you should not be too controlling to the point that it would be better if you wrote it yourself.
I define a story as literature that takes an idea and dresses it up in vibrant characters, rich metaphor, and complex symbolism. Some stories are better dressed than others, and some stories are better off practically bare in that sense.
Now onto something completely different, the important elements of a story: characters, setting, conflict, plot, theme, and genre.
Characters are the people who experience the world of the story. The setting refers to all the details surrounding the when and where of your story. The conflict occurs between a character and some separ
Fantasy Character SheetIdentityFantasy Character Sheet4 years ago in Writing More Like This
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