Hubris

Originally posted on Brigit's Flame Writing Community:
The Greeks considered hubris to be excessive and violent behavior, rather than attitude — excessive, violent behavior inevitably punished by the gods. In modern terminology hubris is all about attitude — arrogance and pride that often leads to a individual’s  (or a society’s) demise. ‘Tis  the season for creepy,…

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Fight Or Flight

Originally posted on Brigit's Flame Writing Community:
The choice is rarely made consciously, however, we’re generally consistent in our individual responses to extreme stressors. How does your character react when fear makes its cold sharp stabs to the spine?  When ravenous monsters rear their ugly heads? Will she put up her dukes, or run like…

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