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Forum: The Library 09-26-2018, 07:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 476
Posted By DwayneA
I just saw the movie. I thought it looked more...

I just saw the movie. I thought it looked more like a documentary than an actual movie, but I thought it was okay in my opinion. Good music.
Forum: The Library 09-14-2018, 09:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 272
Posted By DwayneA
Earth's Children #2: Valley of Horses

I just finished reading the second novel in the Earth's Children series by Jean A. Auel. I enjoyed it better than Clan of the Cave Bear.

However, I had the same problems with it like with the...
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 09-03-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 796
Posted By DwayneA
I tried googling how to create shades of grey...

I tried googling how to create shades of grey characters, but all I'm getting are characters in the Shades of Grey trilogy. So I'm forced to use this thread.
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-31-2018, 10:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 796
Posted By DwayneA
Creating Shades of Gray In Characters

Personally, I've always been a traditionalist. To me, the protagonist of the story is supposed to be the "good guy/gal" and the antagonist the villain. In many past stories I've written, the...
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-31-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By DwayneA
I forgot about another character that should have...

I forgot about another character that should have been on the list of all the characters above. He's another villainous character who shed his human form by drinking an elixer transforming him into a...
Forum: The Library 08-26-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 476
Posted By DwayneA
Earth's Children Book #1: Clan of the Cave Bear

Anybody heard of this series? It's set in an ice age and written by Jean M. Auel. I just finished reading the first book, "The Clan of the Cave Bear".

I thought it was a good read, though at times...
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-22-2018, 03:32 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,119
Posted By DwayneA
What Are Your Flaws?

If life is a never ending story and we're all characters in it, what are your character flaws?

Mine? First of all, I'm an introvert who doesn't like being around people or large crowds. Because of...
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-17-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 493
Posted By DwayneA
How Have You Developed Throughout Life?

Probably life itself is a story itself and we are the protagonist's of our own lives. We are all characters in this never ending story still writing itself. Since I have much to learn still about...
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-13-2018, 10:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By DwayneA
In the previous story I wrote, which was part 2...

In the previous story I wrote, which was part 2 in the trilogy for the game, I had the following characters change and/or grow:

A former watchman from a neighboring kingdom, branded a coward, who...
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-09-2018, 10:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 404
Posted By DwayneA
Portrayal of Real Life People In Crime Documentaries

I've taken an interest in watching crime documentaries such as Britain's Darkest Taboos, Behind Mansion Walls, Deadly Women, etc. And one thing that catches my attention is how they portray different...
Forum: The Intellectual Table 08-07-2018, 09:57 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,277
Posted By DwayneA
That quote was part of the famous Gettysburg...

That quote was part of the famous Gettysburg address by Abraham Lincoln. It was supposed to mean that everyone, regardless of their skin color is equal.
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-05-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By DwayneA
In case anyone is wondering, the story I'm...

In case anyone is wondering, the story I'm planning is for the third and final part of a game trilogy I am making. Once I am done with part 3, I intend to write a trilogy of books based on my...
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-05-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By DwayneA
well I do have one such character planned in this...

well I do have one such character planned in this story. He is the amnesiac man mentioned above who is ultimately revealed to be the most powerful and feared wizard the world had ever known. He...
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-05-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By DwayneA
no

no
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-04-2018, 10:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By DwayneA
but if it's the protagonist's story, shouldn't...

but if it's the protagonist's story, shouldn't other characters grow, develop, and change as well?

For example, the heroine, the secondary hero, and the secondary heroine? His love interest,...
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-04-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By DwayneA
The protagonist.

The protagonist.
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-04-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By DwayneA
What do you mean by "whose story is it?"

What do you mean by "whose story is it?"
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-04-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By DwayneA
But what exactly defines character development?...

But what exactly defines character development? Growth? Change? Other than the protagonist, which characters should also overcome their flaws during the story? Can a character grow and develop even...
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-02-2018, 03:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By DwayneA
the protagonist definitely needs to grow and...

the protagonist definitely needs to grow and change in this story I am planning. Other than that, other characters I have planned for this story are:

The heroine, his love interest, the princess...
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-02-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By DwayneA
yes

yes
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 08-02-2018, 08:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By DwayneA
How Many Characters Should Develop/Grow/Change?

Put simply, how many of your characters in a story other than the protagonist should grow and change? What about the other characters? Should they stay the same throughout the story? How many...
Forum: Writers' Cafe 07-29-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 435
Posted By DwayneA
what well written proses do you reccomend?

what well written proses do you reccomend?
Forum: Writers' Cafe 07-29-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 435
Posted By DwayneA
Novelizations

Novelizations are books based on movies. I've read a few and owned a few. Currently I have the novelizations for the first three Karate Kid movies and for the creature horror flick Grizzly.
...
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 07-28-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,849
Posted By DwayneA
for him, how about the fact that he has the bad...

for him, how about the fact that he has the bad habit of comparing himself negatively to others (seeing as how his ancestors were great heroes, so as a result he's self-conscious), and tends to set...
Forum: Writing Help & Issues 07-27-2018, 06:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,849
Posted By DwayneA
Hey, I just realized, the secondary protagonist,...

Hey, I just realized, the secondary protagonist, his family is actually related to the primary heroine's family, so there is no way his relative would be engaged to her sister.
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