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  1. Flyg0n

    Personality Development 101!

    Ah yes, the joys of developing characters.... We all probably know the basics! A character, a goal, a flaw, a strength. That sort of thing. Those are critical! But there's another aspect thats equally important too! Personality. What are all the little quirks and habits of your character that...
  2. Venia Silente

    FYC: Consider <ruby> / furigana support in BBCode

    Hello everyone. For your consideration: It would be of interest to count in Thousand Roads with support for <ruby>, the HTML standard tag for Furigana annotations. These annotations are used in East Asian languages in order to provide inline information such as pronunciation guides (crossing...
  3. canisaries

    Inspirations Behind Your Characters

    This question popped into my mind and it seemed like one better suited for a forum thread than just a Storycrafter ping. So: What - or who - are some inspirations behind your characters? Have they been inspired by some other fictional character or some real person you've known? Has seeing some...
  4. Flyg0n

    Small Critique/Feedback Thread

    Small-scale Feedback Thread Hello! Welcome to the feedback thread! The idea here is to create a single thread for writers to post small sections of their work and (hopefully) get some fairly quick feedback. This is intended to be for small works, and is not a review tag or a place for chapter...
  5. K_S

    Your characters and thier social bonds

    After watching a rather long video talking about character archetypes, particularly the loner subclass... video here I was wondering, to those who write... how many of your charters would be considered loners? How would you/do you show it? How do you spice up the narrative to avoid the...
  6. Flyg0n

    Flyg0n's Guide to Busting Writer's Block!

    Busting Writer's Block! Welcome to Flyg0n's Writing Block Busting Thread! This is an idea I've been tinkering with for some time now. The idea is simple. I believe writer's block is a complex thing, and by understanding it, you can more easily overcome it. In my experience, writers block is...
  7. Victini1412

    Original Tini's to be Named Epic Book...
    Threadmarks: Original Works

    I have been trying to write a book for the last few years, but between college and summer jobs I never really got around to seriously writing this. With the quarantine and graduating college soon I figure now is the best time to do some good work on. I am not expecting this to be finished...
  8. WildBoots

    Developing Human vs Pokémon Characters

    I lean towards human/trainer-centered stories, in some instances maybe to my own detriment. I’ve got a lot of ideas about developing characters in general, and some opinions on what I like and dislike about pokémon characters. For me the biggest concern is internal consistency, especially with...
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