Thursday, October 28, 2010

30 Days of Writing - Day Twenty-Eight

28. Have you ever written a character with physical or mental disabilities? Describe them, and if there’s nothing major to speak of, tell us a few smaller ones.

That’s actually not a topic that has come up so far. It occurs to me that it should be there, but so far there aren’t really any characters in Daughter for whom it’s particularly fitting, and at the moment, Daughter is my main focus. One character, Selanat, has been significantly wounded, and will spend the rest of her life missing a foot, but so far she is a minor character and I haven’t decided how it will really affect her or those around her.

I feel like a bit of a jackass for overlooking that, actually…