Character Generation

Hair

                Blonds have more fun? Flirty bob? Short and sassy? Long and flowing? Watch the temper of a red-head. Hair should be simple, but given a choice, my characters would all end up with hair that is fiery red-gold, black, Read more…

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Character Generation

Vocalese

          What does your character’s words sound like? Even if you don’t describe what your characters sound like to your readers, it would be useful to share with someone recording your story. Sometimes, it seems as if writers include characters Read more…

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Character Generation

Birth Defects

                This is a difficult and complex subject. No doubt there were types of birth defects in history that are no longer a problem, or that are so rare that the CDC doesn’t list them. They may not have been Read more…

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Character Generation

On The Other Hand

Is your character right-handed? Left-handed? Cross dominant (meaning that he/she uses the right hand for sometimes, and the left for others) or Ambidextrous (meaning that he/she uses either hand equally)? It turns out that the question is more interesting that Read more…

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Character Generation

Let’s Get Physical

Body Shapes                 This is a challenge because I have found little information on demographics. The classic body types are Ectomorph, Endomorph, and Mesomorph.                 The classic ectomorph is described as having small joints, a skinny appearance, small chest and Read more…

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