Emmie (angearia) wrote,
Emmie
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Best Characterization

When you see a piece has won an award for Best Characterization, how do you envision this being realized? Often times, I see people using internal POV, reminiscences of the characters past, insight into their thoughts.

What is the scope of good characterization?

I find it interesting because when I write I most define the characters based on what they do. I define them by the way they act and react to situations and relationships. That and their voice.
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