Writing exercises are a great way to both increase your skill as a writer and to generate new ideas for future work. These are some general exercises to help you work on different aspects of writing.
Creating a fictional character can be done in a multitude of ways. There are plenty of methods, and none of them are truly right or wrong. What is important is to find methods that work for you. Below are ten methods I detailed to help me create characters. I usually use two or more of these techniques when creating a new character so that I get more than one perspective.
Our hospital’s NICU had individual rooms for the babies. This was a nice feature that not every hospital has. When I visited my grandniece in a different NICU just last year, she was one of several babies in the same room. A communal setting probably made things easier for the doctors and nurses to monitor […]