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Is your latest character spunky, adaptable, whimsical? Discover how to flesh out these traits with related emotions and behaviors. The Positive Traits Thesaurus is so detailed, you’ll feel like you have a psychologist on retainer.
Construct a realistic fantasy map in 14 steps. Orcs not included.
In 1890, they were Florence and Harry. In 2017, Aria and Jackson. BabyCenter’s “most popular baby name” search can help you ensure your character’s names are era-appropriate.