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31CD - Week 1

31 Days of Character Development

WEEK 1

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Day 1: Seasonal

Enoch welcomes each seasonal phase through various rituals and offerings of his own customs. He prefers the warm seasons over cold due to the much easier living conditions.

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31CD; Week 1

(Day 1) August 1st: Seasonal: what sort of changes does your character go through as seasons change? What are their go-to activities during each season? (i.e. do they garden during springtime, partake in snowball fights during winter, etc.) How does

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Reconciliation

Victor lifted himself from the bed, letting the sheet slip away to pool around the lithe figure of the slimmer young man, a picturesque wilting form which begged the jealousy of any Greek artist or poet.ย 

His shock of bleached blond hair had thin fing

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Take the L: Part 2

The next moments were vague, broken among lung fulls of muddied water and desperate struggles for an elusive surface. Darkness took Victor in brief flashes before he slipped into its throws completely, the lingering notion that this could very well b

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A taste of Stars

It, all began with a smile a bite a kiss, and a liquid with the taste of Stars.

Guided by this overwhelming emotion, our fingers tangle together like some part of a puzzle and our bodies follow as they collide on top of each other.

As our private dance

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Minutes

โ€œEvery murder is the end of a story, yet so many tales take it as their start.โ€

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โ€œMama?โ€ย 

Silenceโ€ฆย 

โ€œMama?!โ€ย 

Hardened wood scraped along flesh as the young child crawled within the darkness to meet the silhouette of a form that laid out across the dirti

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Finding Conflict When Plotting Stories

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It's likely we have all run into trouble when it comes to plotting with others and trying to find a core conflict that can affect both characters interactively. Sometimes the conflict is obvious between two characters, but when it isn't, it can be

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~๐š…๐š’๐šŽ๐š ๐šŽ๐š› ๐™ณ๐š’๐šœ๐šŒ๐š›๐šŽ๐š๐š’๐š˜๐š— ๐™ธ๐šœ ๐™ฐ๐š๐šŸ๐š’๐šœ๐šŽ๐š~

๐™ผ๐šข ๐š๐š˜๐š•๐šŽ๐š™๐š•๐šŠ๐šข๐šœ ๐š†๐š’๐š•๐š• ๐™ฒ๐š˜๐š—๐š๐šŠ๐š’๐š— ๐™ผ๐šŠ๐š—๐šข ๐š‚๐šŽ๐š—๐šœ๐š’๐š๐š’๐šŸ๐šŽ ๐šƒ๐š˜๐š™๐š’๐šŒ๐šœ. [๐™ฑ๐š•๐š˜๐š˜๐š/๐™ถ๐š˜๐š›๐šŽ, ๐™ณ๐šŽ๐šŠ๐š๐š‘, ๐šƒ๐š˜๐š›๐š๐šž๐š›๐šŽ, ๐™ณ๐š›๐šž๐š๐šœ/๐™ฐ๐š•๐šŒ๐š˜๐š‘๐š˜๐š•, ๐™ฒ๐šž๐š›๐šœ๐š’๐š—๐š, ๐™ด๐š๐šŒ.] ๐™ธ๐š ๐šˆ๐š˜๐šž ๐™ณ๐š’๐šœ๐š•๐š’๐š”๐šŽ ๐™ฐ๐š—๐šข ๐™พ๐š ๐šƒ๐š‘๐š˜๐šœ๐šŽ ๐šƒ๐š‘๐šŠ๐š— ๐šƒ๐š‘๐š’๐šœ ๐š๐™ฟ ๐™ผ๐šŠ๐šข ๐™ฝ๐š˜๐š ๐™ฑ๐šŽ ๐™ต๐š˜๐š› ๐šˆ๐š˜๐šž.

๐™ฐ๐š•๐šœ๐š˜, ๐šƒ๐š‘๐šŽ ๐™ฟ๐š’๐šŒ๐š๐šž๐š›๐šŽ๐šœย ๐™ธย ๐š„๐šœ๐šŽย ๐™ณ๐š˜ ๐™ฝ๐š˜๐š ๐™ฑ๐šŽ๐š•๐š˜๐š—๐š ๐šƒ๐š˜ ๐™ผ๐šŽ. ๐™ฒ๐š›๐šŽ๐š๐š’๐š

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Feather-borne Epistles

Feather-borne Epistles

;;-- a Collaborative Effort

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A small duffel bag and a carry-along knapsack were plopped at the foot of the bed. The last few hours were a blur to say the very least; the surprise visit, an atomic bit of information, and the

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๐™ธ๐š ๐™ฐ๐š•๐š• ๐š‚๐š๐šŠ๐š›๐š๐šŽ๐š ๐š†๐š’๐š๐š‘ ๐™ฐ ๐™ฒ๐šž๐š›๐šœ๐šŽ...

His thirst for power could never be quenched. Manipulation and power were his best friends. He had done many terrible things in his life, so many unspeakable things. People believed his reign of terror would never end.

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