This infographic gives brief summaries of the 12 Jungian personality archetypes, for use when building charcaters. As with any writing tools, archetypes are really most useful if you think of them as a starying block - you cannot simply reduce people to 12 options.   Most people will show traits from multiple categories. As a writer, you may want to think about each character's primary and secondary archetypes.  As always, remember: Tools, not rules!

Why You Should Never Trust Spell Check

This infographic gives brief summaries of the 12 Jungian personality archetypes, for use when building charcaters. As with any writing tools, archetypes are really most useful if you think of them as a starying block - you cannot simply reduce people to 1

I have delved into my old notebooks, and my old unconscious, and I bring you the fruits of my labours! Here are 100 story ideas you can steal right now. Write a story about… A character with an addiction who discovers that they’re someone else’s addiction. A historical character who travels to the present day…

100 Story Ideas

I have delved into my old notebooks, and my old unconscious, and I bring you the fruits of my labours! Here are 100 story ideas you can steal right now. Write a story about… A character with an addiction who discovers that they’re someone else’s addiction

World Development: 17 Topics to Brainstorm Perhaps sci fi ideas to use.?

Why You Should Never Trust Spell Check

World Development: 17 Topics to Brainstorm. Orson Scott Card's Shadow series has some fantastic futuristic world building based off of current events today.

Bonus Writing Prompt: How do these characters know each other?

Wednesday Writing Prompts 181-190

Bonus Writing Prompt: How do these characters know each other?

evelynatthecircus: “ lauraharrisbooks: “ Beyond this, consider how these professions might vary depending on who the customers are - nobles, or lower class. Are they good at their job or just scraping...

Reference - 100 jobs for fantasy characters - evelynatthecircus: “ lauraharrisbooks: “ Beyond this, consider how these professions might vary depending on who the customers are - nobles, or lower class.

Great list if you’re looking for characters for flaws. Or if you need to define the ones a character already has.

Great list if you’re looking for characters for flaws. Or if you need to define the ones a character already has.

the person was my little sister. She emptied our families nightmares that were caught, trapped between the webs of our dream catchers. Every night I would here her screams echoing down the halls. I wanted todo something but there was nothing to do. So every night I lay there, her horrified shrieks pounding in my ears. In the morning I would give er a sympathetic look and she would smile and wipe away the tears. That was all before the nightmares got to intense. She died, later that…

Im the nightmare emptier. The horrible things I've seen.who could be have such horrible dreams? The reason I am the one whose job this is, is because I cannot dream. I cannot dream nice dreams or terrible ones. (Get Him Back Writing Prompts)

Your guardian angel hates you, but they still have to do their job. Technically.

Technically…

Your guardian angel hates you, but they still have to do their job. // aka "I can't let you die, but the boss said nothing about letting you get punched in the face"

Wow wow wow, I really needed this. I would really like to write deaf characters but I've had no idea how to pull it off until now.

Wow wow wow, I really needed this. I would really like to write deaf characters but I've had no idea how to pull it off until now.

100 Likeable Names for Your Heroine. Includes research on people's stereotypes about women's names. Great resource for writing, and naming female characters! #writingtips #nanowrimo

It can be surprisingly hard to pick a name for heroes and heroines.- 100 Likeable Names for Your Heroine. Includes research on people's stereotypes about women's names. Great resource for writing, and naming female characters!

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