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  1. The Mortal Instruments MBTI?

    Guess the type
    What I see each character as?: Jace Herondale: ENTJ (The Executive) or ESTJ (The Guardian) Clary Fairchild: INFP (The Idealist) Jocylyn Fairchild: ESTP (The Doer) *Lucian Greymark: ISTJ (The Duty Fulfiller) *Simon Lewis: ISTJ (The Duty Fulfiller) Isabelle Lightwood: ESFP (The Performer) Alec...
  2. Newbie Searching for Books on Personality

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    Hi there, I'm new to PerC! Nice to meetcha!! :kitteh: So, I'm a beginning writer, and I'm really interested in characterization. However, I've heard it said that online descriptions are lacking. Does anyone have any recommendations for the most informative books on personality, be Enneagram or...
  3. INTP here to learn more about personalities

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    Hello! I am an INTP with this recurring pipe dream of writing a novel. One of the things that a novelist has to learn is how to create distinct characters -- characters that speak differently, think differently, and act differently from one another, yet are still believable enough for a reader...
  4. Using MBTi to help write fictional characters...

    Myers Briggs Forum
    I was thinking, since we use MBTI to type ourselves, those around us, and even fictional characters, shouldn't authors consider MBTI when writing their characters? If they did this, they could write characters who have different preferences than themselves. For example, a ENFP may be have...
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