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Old 08-25-2010, 09:26 AM View Post #1 (Link) Developing fictional characters
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Yes I know that we can all get the urge to make an entire profile on our characters to get a better knowledge of them, because if its all in your mind, it can get all lost.
So I tracked some layout down, and I found this rather long but helpful profile layout.
Hopefully your computer/laptop isn't having a bad day and won't let me copy more than two paragraphs.
When you see how much I had to type, pitty me

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Old 12-26-2010, 04:53 PM View Post #2 (Link)
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Thanks! Cleared up some stuff for me about my MC!
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Old 01-01-2011, 12:23 PM View Post #3 (Link)
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I used this for some of the main character in what I'm working on at the minute and it's quite helpful =]
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Old 05-31-2011, 10:13 PM View Post #4 (Link)
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thanks, I was having some trouble with character development. What I also do is write flashbacks of important or random parts of their past. The more the merrier.
Old 08-18-2011, 05:22 AM View Post #5 (Link)
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Realistic fiction, although untrue, could actually happen. Some events, people, and places may even be real. Also, it can be possible that in the future these events could physically happen. For example, Jules Verne's From The Earth To The Moon novel, which at that time was just a product of a rich imagination, was proven possible in 1969, when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin set foot on the moon, and the team returned safely to Earth. Realist fiction appears to the reader to be something that is actually happening.
Old 10-11-2011, 04:49 PM View Post #6 (Link)
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thank you for posting this!! I will definately use it
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Old 10-18-2011, 11:33 AM View Post #7 (Link)
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This is really good! Thanks.
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:15 AM View Post #8 (Link)
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Thanks, I'll definitely try to use this with my current novella, thanks for posting.
Old 02-08-2012, 08:42 AM View Post #9 (Link)
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Thanks for this! ^__^
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Old 09-21-2012, 10:55 AM View Post #10 (Link)
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Thanks for posting this! Looking forward to using it when creating my next set of characters...
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