December 4th, 2015

3 Twists to Move Past Stereotypes and Freshen Your Characters

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Julie Glover

The hardboiled detective, the spoiled princess, the bad boy with a heart of gold, the diamond-in-the-rough heroine—surely, these sound familiar. We’ve read them, and we may have written them. Call them tropes or archetypes, but they’re recognizable characters who […]