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Happy Writer Wednesday!
Today I have a new video on YouTube about how to write strong older women characters and you can watch it here! (I'd love for you to subscribe and share with other writers)
It's so important to represent women correctly in books, TV, and movies but still there are stereotypes that hurt us and it's up to YOU, me and all writers to get it right!
Having strong female character is about so much more than just having a character like Wonder Women who is strong physically, it means making them real and making them amazing in every way.
Most recently in the French TV series, Dix Pour Cent or Call My Agent as it's named outside of France, powerhouse Sigourney Weaver played herself negotiating a deal for a film role that put her with an older leading man. There were so many things about this particular episode that got me fired up about this topic.
It's important for us to keep going as women. It's important to believe that we can do...