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Character Fear Reference Sheet by AnikaandAj Character Fear Reference Sheet by AnikaandAj
The second addition to my Character Reference Series. I was going to do good characteristics first, but when I was working on a character, which I may or may not post, after I had given my character fears that are unique and tie into their history, I got stumped on common flaws that would make them relatable and bring humor to the story. Tell me what 'ya think and whether this helped or not.

Character Flaws : <[link]>
Good Characteristics: <[link]>
Character Hobbies: <[link]>
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RoseAddict1 Featured By Owner Sep 21, 2014
Thank you! I just figured out my hero's fear and it not only made him much more real, it also explained why he keeps doing the things he's doing.  Hey - I don't control my characters; I just write down what they do. ;-)

IndigoDreams100 Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I like your lists.  They have so many things that I would never think about using.  I plan on using this while developing characters for my new story.
icanthinkofgoodname Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2013  Student Writer
Mine goes into a panic attack whenever she sees jam...
KurtExpress Featured By Owner May 13, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thankls! Will use!
I'm afraid of gaping eyeballs, public speaking, over-asserting myself and sharp things impaling through me, especially knives. :)
My character is afraid of emotional abandonment, horses, violence and anything that flies.
AirGirl13 Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2012  Student Writer
This is great!
My character is terrified and ashamed of his past.
samoholic Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
Ah, that's a pretty nice list you've got going there.
Sunny-Moon-Rising Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
I love all three of these and have favourited them all, thank you!
girlsrl Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
cool sheat of fears! lowl for being scared of them selfs
AnikaandAj Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2011
Thanks, yeah, I think someone who is afraid of themselves are angsty/emo or in a padded cell.
girlsrl Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
so true its like

random person: *looks in mirror*
" AHhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!"
Lortharn Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Or it can be a violent person, who's afraid of how she/he can react... ^_^
Nice list, very helpful, thanks !
girlsrl Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
that dude. is epicness :clap: cause i can totally picture one tough persona and feel ashamed on how they react :D
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