I loved this article on observation. It is an excellent skill to use when writing fiction. I hope you enjoy this article as much as I did.


Jane Austen was a genius with story in so many ways.  One particular skill that I marvel over?  Her skill at observing others and then transferring recognizable markers of personality and character to the page. 

Think for a moment about just a few of the characters from Pride and Prejudice.  What do the following names bring to your mind? Click here to read the rest of this helpful piece.