The Keys to Writing from the Opposition Gender

Writing from the perspective of the opposite gender can be difficult and often frustrating. What are tips and tricks for mastering the art of writing from a different gender view point?

  • I think maybe reading as much as you can from characters in the opposite gender is a good way to get a handle on it. – chocmalt 9 years ago
  • I think this is more of a problem for men than for women, which would be something to touch on. From a very young age, women are taught to empathize with male characters, but men are not expected to identify with female protagonists. – Kristian Wilson 9 years ago

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