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Knowing Your Character’s Personality

Ever wonder why people act and react the way they do? People have unique outlooks, unique backgrounds that mold their personalities. However, there have been multiple studies that break down and offer a glimpse into the building blocks of the four personality types. Maybe you don’t agree with this assessment. Maybe, you believe personalities cannot… Continue reading Knowing Your Character’s Personality

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Knowing Your Character’s Love Language

Hello, creatives! I want to share with you a self-awareness book. It helped me understand my characters and helped flesh out the relationships building between them. ** Humans are complex beings, so our characters must be too. You probably know the ins and outs of your characters’ personalities, what makes them angry, scared, happy. But,… Continue reading Knowing Your Character’s Love Language

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My Five Writing Strengths

Hello, creatives! We all have weaknesses, and they are always the easier to focus on, but it is equally important to recognize our strengths. Today, I want to share five of my writing strengths. I would love to know your strengths, where you feel most confident. Let's chat, leave a comment. The quality of strength… Continue reading My Five Writing Strengths

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My Five Writing Weaknesses

Hello, creatives! Today I want to address five of my writing weaknesses. This is not to put myself down or to wallow in the things that I need progress in. This was inspired by Kristen Kieffer's youtube channel series where she shared her writing insecurities, and also her strengths. I chose to do this so… Continue reading My Five Writing Weaknesses

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Plot Picker (Reading With Purpose)

Hello, creatives! I was wondering the other day, how do my fellow writers read? I read all the time. But not just read. I engulf myself in the technical craft of the story. This post is all about how I read with purpose. ** It is known that writers are also readers. But is it enough… Continue reading Plot Picker (Reading With Purpose)

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Story Spin

Hello, creatives! I want to share something that I have recently been thinking about. A time when my muse was young and we were still only acquaintances. When I mistrusted her and myself. ** I can recall the first time I realized how similar one of my stories was to another. It was heartache. To… Continue reading Story Spin

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The Lonely Writer Needs a Friend

Writing is many forms of release, each one dependent upon the writer. We often write to feel connected to others, but writing is also a lonely art. We want to jump for joy and shout when we burst through writer's block and come out triumphant. We want to celebrate the proud moment we fill those… Continue reading The Lonely Writer Needs a Friend