Hey everyone, we have a writer’s Facebook Group that anyone is invited to join and share about their Sims. Sims of Color Stories was created to showcase the diversity in the Simming Community as well as provide a space for authors to meet readers, gain support, and meet new people. It’s a drama-free and positive […]
Hey everyone, check out the new section on the Resources page on this blog right here. I have added some helpful links to character generator sites. These sites that help give you ideas for new characters or to help you develop new ones. Maybe you need help coming up with personalities, traits, backgrounds, etc. Check it out and Happy Simming!
“Showing and Telling”. Often in writing, we know when a character is angry or sad. You can write: Sarah was upset.
Okay, great, she’s upset, but is there a better way to show us that she was upset? Did she bang her fist on the table or clinch it? Was her face distorted? What were her movements? Did she run away, slam the door, and storm out the room? These are all things we as authors want to show our audience. I know for the Sims, we can see visually, but don’t rely on pictures only to tell your story. Write as if this was a traditional novel, without any pictures.