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Traits of Human Consciousness

Traits of Human Consciousness
Several Steps Further: Aside from the listing above, traits of human consciousness can be viewed from a number of other perspectives. Here are several: Traits Organized from Psychological (Inner-oriented) to Social (Outer-oriented) Human personality/character traits can be divided by those that are inner/psychological; and those that are outer-oriented/social. (They can then be further divided positively and negatively.) Traits Expressing in the Vertical Scale of Human Consciousness (Physical, Vital, Mental) The individual human expresses exits at three fundamental planes or levels of being -- mental, vital, and physical. ARTICLE: Positive and Negative Human Traits (from a spiritual perspective) New Fundamental Traits/Capacities that Enable Higher Achievement and Personal Growth Spiritual Traits/Capacities that Enable Vastly Higher Achievement, and Personal Growth Negative Traits/Capacities that Retard Achievement & Personal Growth Personal and Society's Values

Hazards & Liabilities In Hair, Costume, & Wardrobe This is basically a list of things to keep in mind when designing a character who is likely to be in dangerous situations - eg, in combat, around machinery, or in laboratories - on a regular basis. Note that this is not intended to be taking as a list of "things you action hero should never wear, period!" but as a general list of guidelines of things you might want to avoid if creating a plausible wardrobe for your character, or injuries and difficulties your character might realistically encounter if xe wore these kinds of things. Clothes in General Belts can easily get snagged and hooked on things.Capes and scarves, obviously.

Character Questionnaires - Get to Know Your Characters Receive more writing tips and advice (along with special offers and other Gotham news). One of the best ways to get to know your characters is to ask questions about them. Many writers do this as a kind of homework before they actually start writing a story. 7 Offensive Mistakes Well-Intentioned Writers Make Food-Colored Skin Not only is purple prose obnoxious; sometimes it can be racist. For some reason, certain writers have a fondness for describing dark complexions, and only dark complexions in food-related terms. Sure, while most of these things are things that people like (like chocolate), having people (especially strangers) keep likening your skintone to an inanimate edible object can be more than just a little creepy.

3 Steps to Writing a Novel with Unforgettable Characters Character development is one of the first essential steps of writing a novel and it involves creating the people who will carry out your story. There will most likely be a variety of characters needed for your story, but none as important as your lead character – your protagonist. A well-developed protagonist has much to do with the success of writing a novel. When writing a novel, the protagonist should be someone that your readers feel is a “real person” that they come to love (or at least like a whole lot), can relate to in many ways, and will care about and think about long after they’ve turned the final page on your novel. How to Create “Real People” for Your Novel

7 MORE Offensive Mistakes Well-Intentioned Writers Make Getting Mental Illnesses & Different Neurologies Wrong Want to create a chilling plot twist? Just the killer the hero's evil alternate personality! That's called schizophrenia... right? Wrong. What If Your Characters Don't Want Anything? Problem: I tend to view all people as passive non-entities who drift through the world while things happen to them. This is the biggest reason why I've never been successful in writing. To me, that's how the world works. People, as a rule, are incredibly boring. Occasionally, they're part of something interesting- which is how what little professional writing I've done works.

words used to describe skin color - synonyms and related words albino noun a person or animal with very pale skin, white hair or fur, and pink eyes caused by a medical condition that they were born with bloodless adjective Character Trait Cheat Sheet - Kris Noel In order to create a relatable character, you must think about them as having several layers. Knowing and choosing character traits is important because you don’t want them to be one dimensional. It’s all not as simple as saying “this person is mean” or “this person is kind”. Think about the people you know in real life.

As Freezing Persons Recollect the Snow—First Chill—Then Stupor—Then the Letting Go Even today, scientists can't predict who hypothermia will strike down and who it will spare. Photo: Zastol`skiy Victor Leonidovich/Shutterstock When your Jeep spins lazily off the mountain road and slams backward into a snowbank, you don't worry immediately about the cold. Your first thought is that you've just dented your bumper. Creating Stunning Character Arcs, Pt. 7: The First Act The First Act is one of my favorite parts of any story. Why? On the surface, the First Act seems to be the slowest part of the story—and it often is. It’s just setup, after all, right? True enough, except for that one little word just. It isn’t “just” setup; it’s SETUP!

The Sensitive, Passionate Character We’ve been taking a look at the second key “corner pillar” in this course on the 12 key pillars of novel construction, which is all about the protagonist and her goal for the book. I mentioned in recent posts how important it is for the protagonist to have a goal and how obvious and simple that might seem, yet few novels I critique include this necessary element—which I will say is crucial. It’s very common for the protagonist to start off with one goal, only to quickly (meaning, yes, fairly early into your story) be pushed in another direction altogether, creating a “new” goal—which then becomes the “real” goal for the book. Without going into this twist in depth, you can read all about it in this post I wrote a while back. But for now, just be aware that, tied in with your concept and themes, there should be an overarching or main goal your character is trying to reach.

6 Key Things to Consider When Developing Characters By Jody Hedlund, @JodyHedlund I have to admit, I don’t write (or often read) character driven stories. My books are full of action and drama and are primarily plot-driven. But, that doesn’t mean I neglect my characters. In fact, I'm currently in the pre-planning stage for a couple different books.