Great list for enhancing characterization

15 Styles of Distorted Thinking

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Examples:

  • Fallacy of change
  • Overgeneralizing
  • Emotional reasoning
  • Fallacy of fairness
  • Heaven’s reward fallacy

Just think of how you could round out your most annoying characters or add a flaw or two to a protagonist.

Note: an image of the list is all over the Internet.

 

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