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Subject: Re: Characters You're Sick Of?
Author: AnastasiaE   (Authenticated as AnastasiaE)
Date: September 5, 2012 at 3:25:03 PM
Reply to: Characters You're Sick Of? by Fleur
(not in order)
- Female protagonists who ALLOW their male counterparts to treat them like sh*t 9i.e. Bella Swan and Ana Steele).
- Stereotypical Romani (a.k.a. gypsy, not that I want to use that word) characters who are nothing but stereotype i.e. one-dimentional. They ae a real ethnic group not some 'magical creatures'! (Not that I am Romani but i've done enough research to know a fair bit about their culture)
- Not so much character but also theme, works set in Transylvania just as a background for 'spooky-ness'. It's a real place, people!
- 'Faux Action-Girls/Guys' (the latter rarely shows up in fiction). This is a case of 'Show, don't tell'.

I'll probably think of more later.

You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.

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