Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 5: Question 5

Part of the 30 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. 4. By age, who is your youngest character? Oldest? How about youngest and oldest in terms of when you created them? In terms of actual age, Melora is the youngest. She is just 15 years old at the start of the Part … Continue reading Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 5: Question 5

Three More Characters For You To Meet

The magnificent Brettarts has done it again and drawn three more of my characters for you to meet and greet. They are Eleanor "Nell" Shoar, Old Dickie and Elizabeth "Liz" Moore. Unlike all the other characters you've met so far --all of whom are introduced in Part One of The Mayor -- these three aren't … Continue reading Three More Characters For You To Meet

Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 4: Question 4

Part of the 30 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. 4. Tell us about one of your first stories/characters. The very first stories I wrote were about a furry action-duo called Dash and Pal. Dash was half woman, half fox and 100% kick-ass. She was ripped off mostly based on Lara Croft -- … Continue reading Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 4: Question 4

Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 3: Question 3

Part of the 30 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. 3. How do you come up with names, for characters (and for places if you’re writing about fictional places)? Coming up with names for my characters is undoubtedly one of my least favourite parts in the whole writing process. I've actually written … Continue reading Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 3: Question 3

Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 2: Question 2

Part of the 30 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. How many characters do you have? Do you prefer male or female characters to write with? Breaking it down into tiers, I presently have: 4 main characters (Melora Winship, William Kale, Jaspher Carson and Jonathan Carson) 5 secondary characters (Craven Winship, Jeremiah … Continue reading Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 2: Question 2

Some New Characters For You To Meet!

The ever wonderful and very talented Brettarts has drawn two more of my characters for me. They are Craven Winship and Jeremiah Carson. You can check them out on the Meet The Characters Page by clicking here. Here is some more information exclusive to this post that you might be interested in: Craven is the … Continue reading Some New Characters For You To Meet!

Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 1: Question 1

Part of the 30 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. Tell us about your favourite writing project/universe that you’ve worked with and why: Throughout my life, I have worked on seven major writing projects. Of these, I would say three are dead in the water, never to be dredged up again. The other four … Continue reading Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 1: Question 1