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Creative writing: the craft of character from wesleyan university writer in residence and director of the shapiro center for creative writing basic info: course 2 of 5 in the creative examples, multiple perspectives from practicing writers the content on character development. By nicole wong most of us here at bentley spend our time writing research reports or critical analyses on other peoples' workbut what happens when you are the creator of that work yourself for the past year, i have worked on transitioning my skills from analyzing literary work to. If you teach creative writing, i'd love to make your easier use our fiction writing syllabus, which includes lesson plans for writing, creative writing worksheets and activities menu home ideas story starters poetry prompts character development.
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