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I'm back, babyHey everyone! It's been FOREVER, hasn't it? Goodness, I missed this fandom and I missed writing fic and I missed all of you cool people here on DA.I'm back, baby by Delphicoracle-Cat
For those who kept track, I had a kiddo almost two years ago, things got crazy, and I took a little leave of absence, but things are settled and I want to come back and write and comment and do all sorts of fannish stuff. So stop by and say hi, will you? I'm curious to know who's still active in the CATS fandom.
Why Strong Females are Bad Role ModelsToday I want to talk about how not to write girl characters.Why Strong Females are Bad Role Models by MakingFunOfStuff
"Oh, I know what you're going to say. You're going to say that girls shouldn't always rely on men. They should be strong and able to fight for themselves. They should be equally as smart and quick-witted as the boys. They should-"
They should not be CONTRIVED.
It's not a choice between Bella Swan or Astrid from How to Train Your Dragon. You can actually invent NEW personalities for girls. Instead there are a handful that get recycled over and over.
I know, I know. "Authors can have boy characters with these problems too!" blah blah blah. This is a list of what I notice about a lot of girl characters specifically, whether there are boy characters like this sometimes or not. Here is a list of the most over-used/corny types of girl characters I see in literature:
Jane Plain is a bossy jerk (never portrayed as such. She's supposed to be thought of as "cool") who punches boys in the face wh
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