Tag Archives: character development

  1. Writing, Conflict, and Confirmation Bias


    February 21, 2014 by Kira Lyn Blue

    I was thinking recently about some of my favorite books and why those books were so much better than others …
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  2. Muse Management and Flawed Characters


    January 15, 2014 by Kira Lyn Blue

    You ever have those days where you think your muse has gone off the deep end? Mine likes to bombard …
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  3. Keeping it Fresh Part 5: Characters


    July 3, 2013 by Kira Lyn Blue

    Welcome to today’s installment of Keeping it Fresh, where we’ve spent the last week or so discussing ways to make our …
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  4. Character Development: Dirty Little Secrets


    June 13, 2013 by Kira Lyn Blue

    I stumbled across this image on Taking Back Earth yesterday and it struck me as an interesting statement in regards to …
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  5. The Alpha Problem


    May 15, 2013 by Kira Lyn Blue

    Alright Paranormal and Urban Fantasy fans, who out there loves Alpha males? It’s okay, you can admit it. I know …
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  6. Terrific Tip Thursday: Writing Advice that Doesn’t Suck


    April 17, 2013 by Kira Lyn Blue

    “Make your main character unlike you.” – from Novelist’s Boot Camp. When I first saw this piece of advice, I riled against …
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  7. First Impressions: Maximizing Your Character’s Debut


    April 14, 2013 by Kira Lyn Blue

    As I’ve been working through the initial round of feedback from beta readers and critique partners on my novel, I …
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