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A Cool Last Names List for Character Creation

If you're trying to come up with a memorable character for a story then giving them a good last name should be a top priority. An interesting last name paired with a sound first name can work wonders.

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7 Tips For Choosing Your Character's Appearance - The way your character looks and dresses can, in fact, deepen the character’s personality, make them more realistic, and work to accent their role in the story. Here are 7 tips to keep in mind when shaping and describing your character’s appearance.

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The Ultimate Character Questionnaire A character questionnaire can be a great way to inspire a bit (or a lot) more detail about your characters. This list has been compiled from various sources around the net and in books and also our own brains. If you see any duplicates in the list please let us know, and if you have any additional questions we haven't thought of, email us if you'd like us to add them.

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How to Name a Character

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

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The 8 Steps of the Character Growth Arc |

The 5 Absolute Dimensions of Character Personality

Never, NEVER settle for "oh-him-again" characters. Dig deep to round out the personality.

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How to Create an Epic Character for your novel: this infographic lays out nine foundation blocks to help you get to know your character on an entirely new level. Make sure to check out the workbook by clicking the pin if you want to delve into your character development in more detail! // Something Delicious

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