How To Really Write A Character With Depression - Misfit Alexa | Writing a character with depression accurately when you don't have depression yourself might seem like a daunting task, but I've put together a little guide on how to do it! Click through to see my list!
How to name a character: delve into this first step in the character creation process and find out where to look, what to look for, and what to avoid when naming the characters in your novel! // Something Delicious
Change this to "How do you think the character feels?" and hang in story corner to facilitate discussions. Might help students elaborate a little on the "good", "bad" and "sad" answers that sometimes lean on. At the bottom, add a "why do you think that" or a "how do you know" to help with inferencing.
This tutorial is incredible if you are a character designer looking to diversify your female characters. Adding weight to a character is not as simple as drawing a simple body and curving the lines; you have to know the body structure to get it right. I tried the second character from the left, “Gwen,” and was shocked at how close my sketch came to this tutorial.