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  1. Nicholas Lawson

    Nicholas Lawson New Member

    Mar 8, 2016
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    Mount Healthy, Ohio

    I let my character's evolve ...

    Discussion in 'Character Development' started by Nicholas Lawson, Mar 8, 2016.

    I don't develop my character's I let them develop through situations. I base almost all of my characters on people I know or know of so when it comes to character development for me I enjoy writing what happens to my character's as opposed to thinking their thoughts. They are all based in part on me so when I write I am essentially taking different parts of myself and fusing them into characters that are original in nature but I understand my characters just like I understand my friends.
  2. Oscar Leigh

    Oscar Leigh Contributing Member Contributor

    Jan 21, 2016
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    Inner West Sydney, Australia
    Interesting. I think it might have been good to make it more questioning or suggestive in phrasing though. To make it more suited to discussion rather than feeling like a blog post.
    I do similar stuff. Less story oriented process but same attitude of real characters that you relate to.

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