The Dark Side

It surprises me what ends up on the page when I start writing.  Sometimes I have a specific idea in mind and other times I don’t.  The cursor takes over.  I’m just along for the ride.

The feeling is intoxicating and exhilarating.  When things are flowing, it’s just magic.  It’s a high like no other.

I’ve written a few things lately that I would call dark.  There are times when I look back over the page and am shocked at how dark it becomes.

My WIP has morphed into something much darker than what it started out.  But it’s good!  (evil grin as I rub my hands together) 

Apparently, I have a Dark Side.  But it’s Fun being the Bad guy!

How do you feel about your Dark characters?  

 

 

About Penny Wilson Writes

I am a freelance writer that writes in several genres. I've had a successful blog with a growing and loyal following for more than 5 years. I've written articles for Counseling Directory .org, Introvert Dear .com and WOW Women on Writing. I'm currently working on my first novel. You can find more of my writings on my blog at: https://pennywilsonwrites.com/ and follow me on Twitter @pennywilson123.
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6 Responses to The Dark Side

  1. I haven’t written any dark characters yet. I do have a few who are not nice, but I wouldn’t call them dark.

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  2. I haven’t written a lot of dark characters into my fiction. But when I do, I understand why I did so.

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  3. I LOVE dark writing, I LOVE MY dark writing, and I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE dark characters (mine or other people’s). They’re just so much more fun! Can’t wait to read what you’ve written!!

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