#WIPJoy Share Your Theme

#WIPJoy 5 Senses Character Portrait

My WIP novel Rise of The Shadow Lord deals with the effects of war and prejudice on a society and the individual. Each of the major character deal with a different facet, with varying degrees of morality.

This poem helped me to define my theme:

What makes a man good,
What makes a man bad?
What makes a man well,
What makes a man mad?

What indeed? Love, war, hate, peace, faith? These are a questions I don't imagine I can answer fully, but I do address a few of the usual suspects in my novel.

#WIPJoy 5 Senses Character Portrait

Share This Post...

.

Read More Articles

  • Free Short Stories

    As she descended the staircase, she gave the man in the fedora a flirtatious glance. The man tipped his hat in her direction with a sly grin. He downed the last sip of his Bronx and donned his leather gloves.

    She asked the host to dance with nothing more than a bat of her lashes and a doe-eyed look. 

    The man in the fedora ransacked the master bedroom with all of the caution of a master thief.

    He could imagine the headlines when the press caught wind of the biggest caper of the century; 'With nothing more than a glance shared between strangers, the valuables and the suspects vanished.' Read more

  • How To Tackle Your To-Be-Read List (And Read More Books You Love)

    I picked up this book thanks to GoodReads newsletter. I am a fan for life of Scott Meyer and will read everything he puts out. Off To Be The Wizard follows ...Read more

  • My Books

    I've read 97 books this year (as of Dec 22nd)! I wanted to take a moment to highlight my top five clean indie novellas and short stories before going into my top ten clean indie novels of the whole year. I love this time of year when everyone is...Read more