Writing Nonbinary Characters
As a nonbinary queer writer, fictional characters helped me understand myself. I encourage authors to include nonbinary characters in their work.
The Mountains of Tibet
I recommend hiring a sensitivity reader and/or an editor who is nonbinary if your work features nonbinary characters.
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Felix Ever After
It’s unrealistic if all characters are cis gender-conforming men and women.
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Nonbinary people have a wide range of appearances, and they’re often not the white, skinny, and androgenous stereotype shown in the media.
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Nonbinary people’s gender expression may change over time, with different people, or with shifting mood. FreshwaterFreshwater
Nonbinary people may use or or or or may alternate between multiple pronouns.heshe
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