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STRONG FEMALE CHARACTERS
I Don't Have Kids, But I Love My Elf On The Shelf
Writer, humorist, yoga enthusiast, and dreamer who still belie...
I swore I'd never get one. I planned a life without an Elf. Even if tiny humans were to become a part of my world, it would be tough cookies for the kids, because their Elf would still be secretly hidden (and never coming out to spy on them). I was completely down with this plan. Until I wasn't.
Little Girl Makes Excellent Case For Strong Female Characters
It's Time to End The Cliché of the 'Strong Female Character,' and Just Write Women
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What does the "strong female character" imply? It gives a special category to women who are nuanced, who are capable of embodying contradictions. But that is the human condition, and to imply that such a woman is not the norm strips all females of their essential humanity
Is Katniss Everdeen Actually A Strong Female Character?
Why Guinevere Matters Now
Historical fiction/rom-com author who spins tales of strong wo...
On January 1, my debut novel, Daughter of Destiny was published. It's the first book in an Arthurian legend historical fantasy trilogy which tells Guinevere's life story from her point of view, beginning at age 11 and continuing into her 50s.
Authors and the Characters We Love: It's Not Easy Setting Them Free
Bestselling Romance Author, Mom of Teens, Licensed Inventor, B...
After putting a few finishing touches on my latest work-in-progress and sending it to my editor, a huge let-down washed over me.
Write Now: Creating Strong Female Characters
Novelist, screenwriter and television personality
I have been lucky. Most of my long term partners on the LAPD have been amazing detectives who just happened to be female. The writer side of me has been paying attention for a long time to how women on the job have to handle or put up with all manner of things male cops don't encounter.
How a Multiracial Cast Lead to "Fast and Furious 7's" Success
Ximena N. Beltran
I like to write about people in business, Chicago and career ...
History will not remember "The Fast and The Furious" as a work of art, but it will be the pioneering franchise that allowed a multiracial cast, predominately Latinos, to take center stage as full-fledged characters and not as caricatures of themselves - pillaging the box office in the process.
Strong Female Characters in Books: Are There Any Other Kind?
Author of A Cate Harlow Private Investigation series
Though I loved the adventurous gutsy
books, the very first really strong female characters I came across in my childhood reading were Scarlett O'Hara and Melanie Wilkes; women who showed their strength in different ways.
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