21 October 2005

Day Three Characters

Fiction: Creating a story, Day Three -- Characters again
Today, we'll create another character. We'll use the same process we used on Day One. Here it is again ---
Ask your character: "How do you see yourself?"
The answer will be your character's sense of identity. Perhaps the answer will be: adventurer, mother, caretaker, gangster, computer genius, detective, athlete, beauty queen, teacher, great lover, movie star, doctor ---
Write 250 words from your character's journal. Begin: "Today, I ---"
(Note: don’t SELECT a name for your character, allow your character to reveal his or her own name to you.)

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