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Creative Writing Exercises For Dummies by Maggie Hamand

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Part II

Realising That Character Is Everything

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webextras.eps Find a free article on using personality types to draw your characters at www.dummies.com/extras/creativewritingexercises.

In this part …

  • Develop your characters to convey them convincingly and so readers want to know what will happen to them.
  • Find out how to write convincing and effective dialogue.
  • Look at the different aspects of your characters’ lives – their inner thoughts and feelings and their physical attributes and backgrounds – including ways to make them act and speak convincingly.

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