[LMB] Character Names "Different Enough"?

Walter Bushell proto at panix.com
Mon Jul 18 15:46:23 BST 2016


> On Jul 17, 2016, at 11:23 PM, M. Haller Yamada <thefabmadamem at yahoo.com> wrote:
> 
> It's a very interesting question that Carol B. poses. As a writer, I'm aware that 
> two names that begin similarly are a "problem" and that writers try to avoid that. 
> I think Jennifer Crusie has a couple of good posts on her blog where she's trying 
> to get away from character names that are too similar (I believe she talks about 
> Vince and Violet in "Lavender's Blue".)

As contrasted to the Vor series where many of the characters names start with “Vor”.

Oh well, I suppose we ignore the “Vor” except for the status indication.


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