November 9th, 2019

  • agdhani

NaNoWriMo 2019: Day 9--Character Creation

Day 9 Word Count Target: 15,003

By now, of course, we should all have our characters on paper...but perhaps you're stuck on your MC's best friend? Or you're not feeling your character's are fleshed out enough and you just don't 'know' them. Or maybe you non-NaNo folks are starting a new project and need some resources to bring your characters to life.

We'll tackle some character issues this week, starting with a collection someone sent to me...probably gleaned from tumbr. The lists aren't all-inclusive, but might inspire your imagination to flesh out your budding MC

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What do you struggle with most when creating characters?
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Word of the Day 11/09/19 Recherché

Recherché (adjective)
recherché [ ruh-shair-shey, ruh-shair-shey; French ruh-sher-shey ]

1. sought out with care.
2. very rare, exotic, or choice; arcane; obscure.
3. of studied refinement or elegance; precious; affected; pretentious.

limited, unusual, singular, uncommon, occasional, extraordinary, strange, unlikely, subtle, scarce, unique, unthinkable, great, delicate, rich, priceless, exquisite, exclusive, selected, preferred

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Origin: 1715–25; < French, past participle of rechercher to search for carefully; see research

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.