by Janice Hardy
(Another wonderful and timely post I had to share with you, my dear readers!)
The Sound of…Someone
Crafting character voices for a multiple POV story isn’t that different making them sound different in a single POV tale. Everyone has their own speech patterns, favorite turns of phrase, physical reactions or gestures while speaking and whatnot. You may not be in their heads, but you still hear them talk. The biggest difference is in the internalization, hearing them think. Because it’s easy to forget you’re looking at the world through their eyes and write it the way you’d see it. And that risks all your characters sounding alike.
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