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Weaknesses and Themes

Weaknesses and Themes

Weaknesses are a crucial part of writing believable characters.  Your hero needs a weakness.  Allies need weaknesses.  Even your villain should have weaknesses.  What kind of weaknesses create compelling characters…

Finding Christian Themes that Change Lives

Finding Christian Themes that Change Lives

Finding a theme can be hard enough if you have a written novel to search in.  But what if you (like most of us) are not at the end of…

Implementing Your Theme into Your Story

Implementing Your Theme into Your Story

So you’ve got a theme.  Fantastic.  How do you use it in your story?  How does it become your story’s theme?  How does it become the lesson that…

Looking for a Theme (in a book you’ve already written)

Looking for a Theme (in a book you’ve already written)

So maybe you’ve already written a book.  You like it.  It’s a /fun/ read.  But it has no heart.  It has no lesson.  It has no theme.  When…