Tag: Characters

Creativity Writing

The Reflective Writer: Exploring the Self to Craft Characters with Authenticity

In the first article of this series, we examined the ways in which incorporating mindfulness techniques can assist writers in connecting with their senses, emotions, and imagination, ultimately enabling them to craft genuine and well-rounded characters. Today, we’ll explore the ways in which developing self-awareness using mindfulness can offer valuable insights for the process of […]

Nadirah Foxx 
Creativity Writing

The Mindful Writer: Using Awareness to Craft Authentic Characters

For writers, mastering the creation of compelling, three-dimensional characters is  extremely important. The characters we develop are essential to our stories because they are what readers connect with and find compelling about the narratives we share. While it’s crucial for writers to use their imagination and observational skills when developing characters, there is one frequently […]

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Character Spotlight

UP CLOSE & PERSONAL: The Elders—Rodrigo & Etienne

Release day for The BlackGuard Society: Blood Vendetta is approaching. It’s time to meet two characters introduced in the first book of this series—Rodrigo and Etienne Bettancourt. The couple are two of the Elders—ancient vampires and witches who advise The BlackGuard Society—mentioned by Morgan Vladislav.   In the novel, Morgan gives her description of them. […]

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Character Spotlight

Up Close & Personal: Mark Carter

Since Restore is part of a Kindle Countdown (99 cents until midnight), I thought I’d introduce you to Mark Carter. Out of all my characters, Mark Carter was the most confusing to write. I started out writing about a young man who liked to get into trouble. It was as if trouble was his trademark. […]

Nadirah Foxx 
Character Spotlight

“The Girl Who Stole 7 Souls”

Today, I’d like to introduce you to a character from a WIP—All Things Dark & Magickal: Bitter Fruit.  Last year, I published All Things Dark & Magickal: The Glass Watch  where you met Arabella Cuthbert. On first glance, Miss Arabella is selfish and flighty. She’s consumed with nice gowns, shoes, and attending parties. By the […]

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General Giveaway

Meet a Vampire!

Today I’m giving you a little insight behind the characters who live in Falls Creek. Meet Edwina Devereaux! Readers first met the hybrid vampire-witch in Cursed Hearts. She was part of the group of vamps hanging out in the Temptation Club. At that point, we only learned that Edwina had: 1) a history with Victor […]

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Character Spotlight

Up Close & Personal: Daniel, the Celestial

Today’s Spotlight brings you one of the minor characers in Broken Faith—Daniel.  Daniel is a guardian angel (a Celestial), and Theseon’s roommate. If you’ve been keeping up with the series, you might remember Daniel from Letting Go. He appeared on Crucifix Island during the dinner between Uraeleus and Antoinette.  The Inspiration for the Character: I was […]

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