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We follow stories because of the characters. They are the driving force of any book, movie and TV show or comic. That's why authors and storytellers have to put extra care into developing characters that readers will love following. A character arc is the journey your character goes through, which forces them to change for better or worse. There are five ingredients to making these characters. These five factors are what dictates the theme and type of journey the character undertakes.
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Your character is on a journey, one that will make them a different person in the end. So their defining moment needs some TLC! Find out what an arc is, how your character’s defining moment affects the plot and grab a FREE downloadable worksheet outlining a character arc- ALL in today’s post!
Learn the five primary types of character arc. This two-part series starts with a beat-by-beat view of the heroic arcs: Positive-Change Arc and Flat Arc.
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Character development gives your characters depth and takes readers on an engaging journey. Learn more about character arcs.
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What if there were a sure-fire secret to creating stunning character arcs?
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Character arcs are a critical writing skill to master, affecting everything from your novels plot to your theme. There are two types of character arcs...
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This post on plot structure continues from the one on Writing a Novel: the First and Second Draft where one of the points to check at the 2nd draft stage was how your plot points sat relative to a …
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The Four Character Flaws | Definitions and Examples (+ CHARACTER ARC WORKBOOK FREEBIE) — Lavender Prose
The Four Character Flaws | Definitions and Examples (+ CHARACTER ARC WORKBOOK FREEBIE)
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Here's how to figure out your character's arc, using the "Truth Chart"--a fast, one-page beat sheet designed to help you develop theme and character.
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Character Arc Plot & Kurt Vonnegut's Story Shapes | Writing tips | writing advice #CherylProWriter
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