Create a Character--Creative Writing Worksheets This creative writing worksheet will help you to generate vibrant story settings.
When we read we should be able to engage all of our senses, to merge fully with the protagonist.
We can all remember great characters from stories, sometimes more readily than the story itself.
But what is it that makes a particular character appealing?
And in many cases, their continued efforts will end in disaster...
Read more about Head Scenes here Download the Head Scenes PDF Tail scenes are reaction scenes, where you character has a reaction to the turmoil they've just experienced.(More detailed character development resources are available within the Novel Factory software - try it free to check them out) Read more about character development here Download the Character Development PDF Expand on your single page short synopsis and create a four page extended synopsis which includes all the major story beats.This overview helps to ensure your story makes sense and has pace.Then our imagination kicks in and we are tramping through that jungle, feeling the steamy moist heat through our skin, hearing the insects chirping and buzzing, smelling the rich earth and the exotic perfumes of the plants.We often use our sense of sight to the exclusion of our other senses, but the other senses trigger the strongest memories and images.As well a offering a place to keep all that data, the Novel Factory goes one step further and suggests to writers what kind of information they might want to be collecting, such as basic info, backstory or character development ideas for characters, or sensory details to do with locations - what can you see, smell, hear, taste and touch?By far the best way to access these resources is in the software (which is available for Windows Desktop or Online - both of which are available to try completely free for 30 days) but due to popular demands we have translated some of these resources into downloadable, printable PDFs.These Creative Writing Worksheets are free for your personal use.Meeting a well-written character is one of the things that initially hooks a reader, and creates a lasting impression in fiction.Feel free to download and use the following Creative Writing Worksheets to develop compelling characters and rich, vibrant settings.You’ll find plotting your novel much more manageable with our scene chart.