Writer Quote Wednesday: Henry James

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Creating Instant Personality

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An interesting article from Helga Scheir, over at Writer’s Digest, talks about creating instantly recognizable characters. But, I feel this is basically about giving the reader insights into a character’s personality before anything has been said — that whole pesky “show not tell” thing writing teachers are always harping about. The article interested me because of the example she gives: Continue reading “Creating Instant Personality”