The fundamentals of character writing! Flaws, motivation, character dynamics, and more

Broadcast on December 29th, 2017
Running Time: 1:46:33

 

Summary:

It’s our first episode on WRITING! In this month’s episode of Tip of the Tongue we’re talking about the fundamentals of character writing! Flaws, motivation, character dynamics, making sure your characters fit in their story, and more! If you have a topic you’d like us to cover or a question you’d like us to answer, leave a reply below on my pinned comment!

— TIMESTAMPS:
1:40 – Wants
6:50 – Flaws
13:32 – Q: How Not to Make Your Villain Boring?
16:10 – The 3 Ways To Demonstrate Character
27:19 – Consistency
30:37 – Q: How to write good Female/Minority/Differently Abled Characters
37:04 – Character Purpose: Fixing, Combining, and Cutting
47:11 – Swapping Your Writing Around (Jello’s Favorite Trick!)
53:06 – Q: What are some character traits to avoid?
58:17 – Character Dynamics
1:07:53 – Q: How do I write an affable villain?
1:12:59 – Knowing Which Ideas to Keep or Cut
1:17:18 – No One Will Write What You Like as Well as You Do
1:22:07 – Bonus QnA


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