By: Victoria Grefer
Today, I want to talk about what I will call “
bendy” moments. They are big moments in
life that we all experience. As authors, if our stories are true to life and we
are writing believable characters, they will also experience “ bendy” moments.
bendy” moment can be caused by lots of different situations. Those situations
may even be of different magnitude, based on the person experiencing it. What
might be a “ bendy” moment for me might not be one for you.
Think of a
bendy moment as a moment that makes the very fabric of our lives bend.
Something happens that is unexpected and also profound enough to alter the
future prospect of our lives. As a result we almost feel, for a period of time,
that we are not really present in the moment because we are lost in the
experience of that event and that change, whether good, bad, or bittersweet.
In literature, some of my favorite “
bendy” moments are:
. . .
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