character sheet
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Character Sheet

A character sheet is an overview of all your character information. This help you remember all the little details. It…

point of view
Posted in Characters Narration Toolbox

Point of View

Fiction is usually written in first or third person point of view. First person point of view “I tasted blood.”…

character description
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Character Description & Emotion

Showing creates mental pictures, it is interactive and participatory because it forces the reader to deduce the facts for himself….

Posted in Characters Home Plot Protagonist


Theme: the hero’s moral choice. Thematic questions are always the very next stop in the outline after figuring out the…

Posted in Characters Prose


Characterization Explicit characterization The author literally tells the audience what a character is like. This may be done via the…

supportive characters
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Supportive Characters

Types of Characters Round: Name this character. Let the reader see him and hear him. Give him emotions, thoughts, desires,…

Posted in Arc Characters

The 7 Stages of Character Development

Meaningful events change us in meaningful ways and meaningful changes have consequences. Change occurs in seven stages.*Note: character development/change is…

Posted in Characters Home Protagonist

The Protagonist

The definition (meaning) of protagonist: The leading character or one of the major characters. The advocate or champion of a…