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At the center of a good story are the characters in it. In this course aspiring writers will discover how to build and bring to life complex, vivid and unforgettable characters. We will study the choices a writer makes to bring all characters to life on the page, and we will perform written exercises in order to develop a variety of writing and pre-writing techniques, in order to create a variety of characters. We will learn how to use our own life experiences, and the people we know (and how not to!). We will develop inner (thoughts and feelings) and outer (appearance, habits, behavior) lives for our characters and see how that can lead us to richer and more interesting stories. We will breathe life into our characters and let them surprise us....


10. Aug. 2016

I loved this course! Extremely useful and hands on. The course instructor was really impressive, both informative and empathetic, both arty and to the point. Totally admired her style of instruction.

25. Sep. 2020

The course was very well-structured and challenging. The instructor is very experienced and good, thus used relevant materials for this course, be it the guests, or the assignments, or the examples.

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von Claretta T W

1. Mai 2016

I enjoyed the pace of this course and the constructive feedback I received from fellow students.

von Angelo B

20. März 2016

I love writing, and even if English is not my mother tongue this course is enjoyable and useful!

von Ameera M

15. Juli 2020

Very informative, rich with sources that help us better understand. Would definitely recommend.

von Carmen L B

13. Juni 2019

With this course, I gathered a strong sense of how to develop a character for a story or scene.

von Esha B

6. März 2019

Have learnt many new tricks and Amy Bloom's talks are absolutely wonderful! Thank you so much!

von Steph T

22. Nov. 2020

This course aided me through crafting characters in writing. It's a very fruitful experience.

von Aggie H

15. Mai 2020

I love this course. The tips of creating the characters echo in my mind. Thank you very much!

von Amanda C

5. Sep. 2016

Excellent experience. Instructor was very informative and the peer feedback was very helpful.

von Debra T

13. Juni 2018

Professor Bloom was so great and full of invaluable knowledge. I learned so much, thank you!

von Rachel M

21. Jan. 2017

I truly have learned a lot, especially understanding more about my strengths and weaknesses

von swapna g

12. Nov. 2019

I enjoyed the course. Would have loved it more with a few readings along with the videos

von Homer W

6. Aug. 2018

"The Craft of Character" is a basic building block to understanding character narration.

von Erinn J

16. März 2018

Fantastic class that really helped me organize the way I create and develop characters.


13. Aug. 2017

Excellent course. I enjoyed how the instructors brought the content together.

Thank you

von Carol W

8. Nov. 2016

Great course, the instructor provided insights into what makes a character interesting.

von Ana S A C

13. Aug. 2016

Great material to rethink what you are working on and how to approach your characters

von Aileen

5. Aug. 2020

I enjoyed the exercises vermy much, they really stretched my thinking and helped me.

von Michelle D

31. März 2017

Outstanding: Provides many tools to help the author better tell their story. Yeah

von Brian D

9. Mai 2016

Very good course, gave a lot of insight on writing and specially about the character

von Clémence C

8. Feb. 2018

The teacher is so good, so clear, that everything sounds logical and easy to apply.

von Fernanda M

4. Juni 2020

Amazing course. Very good insight on developing a character and bring them to life

von Lori B B (

29. Nov. 2017

This is a very good course for the beginning writer. I would recommend it highly!

von Rochelle S

25. Aug. 2016

Just as good as the others in the Creative Writing specialization. Try them all!

von Maria C C B

8. Sep. 2020

I love this course so much! It gave me inspiration to begin writing. Thank you!

von Reginald P R

16. Mai 2020

Really enjoyed the course. Great instructor with in-depth material. I loved it.