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What’s in a Name? II

As a follow up to my post on naming characters, there is another thing to consider, and possibly the biggest thing too.  (How could I have forgotten!?!) Some names are evocative.  They just conjure up a certain picture or feeling. They make you think ew or oh or yes!  For instance, personally, when I see the following names, I think: *Bertha – large woman *Elizabeth – classy, grand dame *Blaze – rebel *Kate – upperclass white girl *Igor – large […]

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