Guys, stop letting 'strong' confuse you. It's just put there to differentiate from the normalcy of poorly written female characters. A female character who is physically strong can be 'weak' if that's her only defining trait. Too often people confuse a masculine female with "strong" which is entirely counterproductive.

Guys, stop letting 'strong' confuse you. It's just put there to differentiate from the normalcy of poorly written female characters. A female character who is physically strong can be 'weak' if that's her only defining trait.

It seems like everybody these days is trying to write “strong” female characters. In and of itself, this is a great thing. Women are strong and should be perceived that way, but now writing a strong female character has become its own stereotype. So how do we write truly strong female characters, the ones we … … Continue reading →

It seems like everybody these days is trying to write “strong” female characters. Women are strong and should be perceived that way, but now writing a strong female character has become its own stereotype.

Remember this when you write Renny. I'm trying to do a lot if these things with her. It's one if the reasons that she has long hair.

tear down the culture of girls hating on other girls! Being 'girly' is an annoying word that irks me.

As a writer, creating characters is probably the most important thing you do. Get it wrong, and the story will be wrong no matter how well plotted. Here are 25 things to know.  Characters that have everything they need and want in life are pretty damn boring. In the real world, strong female characters go by another name: women. Try writing about them. Not every character needs to have some past trauma simmering beneath the surface to be interesting. Well adjusted people can be just as deep…

25 Things About Creating Characters

As a writer, creating characters is probably the most important thing you do. Get it wrong, and the story will be wrong no matter how well plotted. Here are 25 things to know about creating characters.

21 picture books with strong female characters. Girls can do anything and these books help you teach that to your little girls and little boys.

21 Picture Books About Strong Girls

21 picture books with strong female characters. Girls can do anything and these books help you teach that to your little girls and little boys.

Writing Strong Female Characters: What You're Doing Wrong - a list of common mistakes authors make while writing "strong" women characters.

Hannah Heath: Writing Strong Female Characters: What You're Doing Wrong ------ this except the example for is completely irrelevant and it annoys me that someone so grossly misread the entire point of that movie

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Some of my favorite animated/actress mavens. Dolman Style Tri-Blend T-Shirt, Size XL, in Vintage Heather gray

Kate Beaton is one of my favourite comic artists - and one of the very few - if not only - women artists in that list!

Strong Female Characters - hilarious comic strip "There's something about this weak male lead .

tHANK YOU < but really, the snarky, 'I don't need anyone' heroine is getting old. I'd like some variety.

tHANK YOU < but really, the snarky, 'I don't need anyone' heroine is getting old. But at the same time in dystopian books it makes sense why that type of character would prevail over types

And I agree.... that's why I love Sara  J. MAAS books because her main characters are the perfect example of how to be exactly who you are and killing it while you do!!

Good advice on writing actual strong female characters instead of "Strong Female Characters™"

for the girls the fairytales abandoned. - m.l. #the100

i hate typos though.for the girls the fairytales abandoned.

The Paperbag Princess by Robert Munsch (Age 0-4) and 24 other books little girls should read

23 Feminist Books Every Child Should Read

The Paper Bag Princess One of the very best girl power books ever! The Paper Bag Princess One of the very best girl power books ever!

Hannah Heath: Writing Strong Female Characters: What You're Doing Wrong

Has anyone out there noticed that it is becoming increasingly popular to have a female character as a protagonist? And not just any fema.

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