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

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

alchemeia: i see way too many “reblog if” posts around to be comfortable with reblogging them all individually so here’s a condensed list version: i support your gender i support your orientation i support your race i support your health i… Read more

alchemeia: i see way too many “reblog if” posts around to be comfortable with reblogging them all individually so here’s a condensed list version: i support your gender i support your orientation i support your race i support your health i… Read more

I want to write a group of various races & sexualities, but I think I can portray them correctly(lots of research) but what do I do if I accidentally offend someone?

This is a wonderful question! And it’s actually regarding something I’ve done quite a bit of research regarding. Here’s the thing: from what I’ve gathered, it’s more important to have representation than it is to not offend people. It’s better… Read moreI want to write a group of various races & sexualities, but I think I can portray them correctly(lots of research) but what do I do if I accidentally offend someone?

I want to write a group of various races & sexualities, but I think I can portray them correctly(lots of research) but what do I do if I accidentally offend someone?

This is a wonderful question! And it’s actually regarding something I’ve done quite a bit of research regarding. Here’s the thing: from what I’ve gathered, it’s more important to have representation than it is to not offend people. It’s better… Read moreI want to write a group of various races & sexualities, but I think I can portray them correctly(lots of research) but what do I do if I accidentally offend someone?