Thursday, July 06, 2006


"The experienced writer will give us characters--even in common walks of life--who seem extraordinary on first acquaintance."

--Sol Stein.


Blogger Jim Thompson said...

Real people are often extraordinary on first acquaintance, if we bother looking past their role and appearance. When we stereotype everyday people we commit the same offense as writers, when they create two-dimensional characters.

8:16 PM  
Blogger Tricia Goyer said...

Well said, Jim!

9:27 PM  

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