vickey malone kennedy, AKA vck, claims to be a writer of science fiction, fantasy, and paranormal romance. She actually spends most of her time rewriting her own stories, editing other people’s stories, and judging story-writing contests. vck is a former president of Oklahoma Writers’ Federation, Inc.; former editor-in-chief for 4RV Publishing; and a co-founder of Rose Rock wRiters. She has won numerous writing awards including the Darrell Award for Best Mid-South Short Story, the OWFI Crème de la Crème Award, and 1st Place in Genre Fiction in Writers’ Digest 85 Annual Competition. vck is a retired nurse, a full-time writer, a full-time granny, and a part-time actress represented by BK Talent Agency.
Friday, June 7, 2019 2:00 p.m. | Location: Oklahoma G
Character Building Exercises
Some characters spring forth, fully realized as Athena. Others might be throwaways, or that guy who annoyed you in high school. Panelists share tips and techniques for keeping characters real and memorable.