Get to Know Your Characters with Beautiful People by Paperfury.com and Furtherupfurtherin.net
Beautiful People is a writing blog meme, each month they post questions for writers to answer about your characters. I shall answer the questions for my current main character, Clara Marsters.
What’s their favourite book/movie/play/etc.?
Four main movies: 10 Things I Hate About You, Just Friends, Project A and Sailor Moon R
Is there anything they regret doing?
Yes, saying it would spoil part of the book though. To make it vague, she regrets how a certain person got pulled into her chaos.
If they were sick or wounded, who would take care of them and how?
Both Alex and Klancy would help her. Alex would do anything he can with what’s available, and Klancy would probably use magic.
Is there an object they can’t bear to part with and why?
Her sketchbook and tarot cards.
What are 5 ways to win their heart (or friendship)?
Be brave, honest, loyal, give her your respect and go to the same lengths she would for you.
Describe a typical outfit for them from top to bottom.
Plain or graphic blue, black or red tees and blue jeans.
What’s their favorite type of weather?
Sunny with some clouds and a nice, light breeze.
What’s the worst fight they’ve ever been in?
She gets into various fights in the first book and even more in the next one (soon to be released) Going from the first one, the long fight as they try to get to Vex is probably the worst.
What names or nicknames have they been called throughout their life?
Alex always calls her Clary, but he’s the only one. Felix has also taken a liking to calling her Kitten.
What makes their heart feel alive?
Drawing, anime, everything otaku, Alex, Klancy and her tarot cards.
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