Hearts Through History Romance Writers

Using Your Character’s Emotional Wounds for Character Development – Dec ’24


Instructor: Deb Bailey
Start Date: Monday, December 2, 2024
End Date: Friday, December 13, 2024
Type: Online
Duration: 2-Weeks
Type: Online
USD Fee: $10 HHRW Members/$15 Non-Members

“Develop your characters and create backstory using emotional wounds and inner conflicts.
-What are emotional wounds and triggers?
-Who are your main characters and what motivates them?
-Aligning your backstory with your character’s emotional state.
-Inner conflicts and how they connect to wounds and trauma.
-Raising the stakes to push your characters forward.
-Don’t forget the antagonist – do they have the same wounds as the protagonist?”

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About the Instructor:

Deborah A Bailey has presented various writing workshops for RWA, Savvy Authors.com and the Sayreville Public Library, including topics such as Writing Your Book in First Person POV, Creating Intimate Scenes Without Going All the Way and Second-Chance Romance.
Her romantic fantasy, science fiction and paranormal romance novels include suspense, a bit of mystery and a lot of romantic heat. Her short stories have won awards from the Philadelphia Writers’ Conference and have been published in US1 Magazine and the Sun and are included in, Electric Dreams: Seven Futuristic Tales.

~ Deb Bailey

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