Characters of Color

writerivers: A lot of people seem to have problems when it comes to describing a character’s race and how to approach it. There are mutiple ways to drop hints about your charcters race/ethnicity/religion/etc. 1. Have them participate in a cultural… Read moreCharacters of Color

celeritious: . by neon.tambourine on Flickr. Photo prompt: Write a story inspired by this photo. [Image description: woman on a rocky beach, holding a stone in each hand. She is crouched down low, with each of her hands held outward…. Read more

celeritious: . by neon.tambourine on Flickr. Photo prompt: Write a story inspired by this photo. [Image description: woman on a rocky beach, holding a stone in each hand. She is crouched down low, with each of her hands held outward…. Read more

fuckyeahyoungadultlit: tachycardiia: kateordie: fuckyeahyoungadultlit: citizen-zero: YA literature? You mean books about Super Special White Girl and Her Mysterious Brooding Boyfriend? Here’s a list of black YA leads! And ten Native American protagonists! And a list of ladies who love ladies… Read more

fuckyeahyoungadultlit: tachycardiia: kateordie: fuckyeahyoungadultlit: citizen-zero: YA literature? You mean books about Super Special White Girl and Her Mysterious Brooding Boyfriend? Here’s a list of black YA leads! And ten Native American protagonists! And a list of ladies who love ladies… Read more

gothdollysedits: Ravens are perhaps the most common bird symbol in the mythologies and religions of ancient cultures. They assume a variety of roles, ranging from messengers of deities and sages to oracles and tricksters. They play a central part in… Read more

gothdollysedits: Ravens are perhaps the most common bird symbol in the mythologies and religions of ancient cultures. They assume a variety of roles, ranging from messengers of deities and sages to oracles and tricksters. They play a central part in… Read more

smartgirlsattheparty: kittyfarts: ill-ary: ‘Meet the Generation of Incredible Native American Women Fighting to Preserve Their Culture’ via Marie Claire This always slays YASSSS Using these photos to help inspire my research for a story about a Native American girl. Remember,… Read more

smartgirlsattheparty: kittyfarts: ill-ary: ‘Meet the Generation of Incredible Native American Women Fighting to Preserve Their Culture’ via Marie Claire This always slays YASSSS Using these photos to help inspire my research for a story about a Native American girl. Remember,… Read more

This is your new main character. Write her story.

This is your new main character. Write her story.

Triangulation or The Subtle Art of Connecting Dots

fixyourwritinghabits: One of the basics steps when writing a story is research. Looking for an specific topic is easy, but sometimes you forget that elements are connected and when you start writing about them you realise you have to make… Read moreTriangulation or The Subtle Art of Connecting Dots

Triangulation or The Subtle Art of Connecting Dots

fixyourwritinghabits: One of the basics steps when writing a story is research. Looking for an specific topic is easy, but sometimes you forget that elements are connected and when you start writing about them you realise you have to make… Read moreTriangulation or The Subtle Art of Connecting Dots

writingwithcolor: Before you say, Write your own! – let me tell you that we do. But this page is a resource for writers, so we thought writers might want to know what kinds of representation would make us more likely… Read more

writingwithcolor: Before you say, Write your own! – let me tell you that we do. But this page is a resource for writers, so we thought writers might want to know what kinds of representation would make us more likely… Read more

Hi. Do you know any boy names that mean flower? I have a character that works in his families flower shop but I wanted his name to be related to his work

Hi! My ultimate source for all things related to naming characters is 20000-names.com. It categorizes names by gender, heritage, and meaning. You can find pretty much everything you need on there! http://www.20000-names.com/flower_names.htm MALE: CHRYSANTHOS (Χρύσανθος): Greek name composed of the… Read moreHi. Do you know any boy names that mean flower? I have a character that works in his families flower shop but I wanted his name to be related to his work

Hi. Do you know any boy names that mean flower? I have a character that works in his families flower shop but I wanted his name to be related to his work

Hi! My ultimate source for all things related to naming characters is 20000-names.com. It categorizes names by gender, heritage, and meaning. You can find pretty much everything you need on there! http://www.20000-names.com/flower_names.htm MALE: CHRYSANTHOS (Χρύσανθος): Greek name composed of the… Read moreHi. Do you know any boy names that mean flower? I have a character that works in his families flower shop but I wanted his name to be related to his work

Writing More Diverse Characters-The TCI

thewritershelpers: I absolutely love that Tumblr is moving to create more diverse characters in fiction. But there’s still a lot missing and I want to help writers diversify their writing. Let me introduce to you: The TCI, or Third Culture… Read moreWriting More Diverse Characters-The TCI

Writing More Diverse Characters-The TCI

thewritershelpers: I absolutely love that Tumblr is moving to create more diverse characters in fiction. But there’s still a lot missing and I want to help writers diversify their writing. Let me introduce to you: The TCI, or Third Culture… Read moreWriting More Diverse Characters-The TCI

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