As I went through some of my files from the old blog, I completely forgot about this video!
How to create awesome characters was a webinar I did when a couple of writer friends asked me how I approach creating characters. I taught part of this during one of my creative writing classes and my student’s characterization got better. They understood more about the importance of character after the lesson and it showed in their writing.
Icess is a writer, professor, and blogger. She is a graduate of Goddard College's MFA program. Her work has been published in Rabble Lit, Minerva Rising Literary Journal, and the Feminine Collective's anthology Notes from Humanity. Her nonfiction has appeared in Dear Hope, NBCNews.com, HuffPost and the Guardian. She is a recipient of the Owl of Minerva Award, a VONA/Voices of Our Nation Arts Foundation alum, and is also a Kimbilio Fellow. She's currently working on her first novel.
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