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message 1: by Lynn (new)

Lynn (papergalaxies) Here is a general template you can use for character creation, if desired, you may add on to it. * indicates that it is optional or not a required field. Remember to keep the boy/girl ratio fairly even!

Name:
*Nickname:
Age:
Gender:
Appearance(Image required):
*Distinguishing markings/tattoos:
Personality (3+ sentences):
History (at least one paragraph):
Other:


message 2: by Rose (last edited Jun 16, 2016 01:51PM) (new)

Rose - Sadness pie soup - (richwhitetrash) | 25 comments Name: Mint Blumen
Nickname: Most people call her Rabbit
Age: 17
Gender: Female
Character overview: Eminem meets Jesse Pinkman.
Appearance: http://m.imgur.com/BUaKkyuwidth
*Distinguishing markings/tattoos: She has a scar across one eye, leaving it blind, from the street fight that killed Marshall. She has a tattoo of two birds on a wire on her wrist. She has a birthmark in the shape of two folded wings on her back.
Personality: Mint has a kind soul, but normally doesn't show it. She doesn't really love being around people and can give off slightly off-kilter vibe. One of the reasons why she doesn't have very many friends is the fact she is far from trustworthy. She's prone to violent outbursts and will never back down in a argument
History (at least one paragraph): Mint was born in Warren, Michigan, to Maggie and Thomas Blumen. Maggie was a successful poet who suffered from Muanchausen's by Proxy and Thomas a ER doctor. The two raised their daughter in a huge, old manor in the historic part of town. Mint grew up in luxury with her parents profiting from royalties and high pay. She was extremely close with her mother, despite that she abused her by feeding her medication, and when she died in a car accident when Mint was 7, Mint turned to troublemaking to draw her busy father's attention. She ran wild throughout her childhood and when she turned 11, she started to commit less kind-hearted pranks and more petty crimes. When she was fifteen she was sent to Juvie where she met Sal, a sixteen year old meth addict who introduced her to the drug. She left the detention center hopelessly addicted and started dating Marshall Jacques, a dealer from Detroit. After Marshall got her pregnant with twin girls, Jessica and Andrea, the two ran away back to Detroit. They lived out of his car for a few years. The girls were taken into the care of Mint's parents. But the breaking point came when Marshall proposed to Mint at a nightclub. He used the bracelet, being too broke to afford a ring. Mint gleefully accepted, but ten minutes later (as a result of a bar fight), Marshall was shot and killed. He died in Mint's arms. Mint started shooting meth, and her health worsened. But at that time, she released her debut rap album, It’s OK, which garned her press and commercial success (and made her two million dollars). But before she could experience the perils of fame, she overdosed and found herself in the hospital. Her therapists and father decided to send her to Camp as a last-ditch attempt to get his daughter back
Theme song: Sippy Cup – Melanie Martinaz
Song verse that defines her: (view spoiler) Revelation - D12


message 3: by Rose (last edited Jun 16, 2016 01:52PM) (new)

Rose - Sadness pie soup - (richwhitetrash) | 25 comments Name: Mitchell Parker
Nickname: Parker, Fire boy
Age: 16
Gender: Male
Character overview: The silent weirdo.
Appearance: http://imgur.com/LKznhh4
Personality: Mitchell doesn’t talk much, and is pretty closed off to everyone else. He hates small talk and has a habit of standing up and walking out of the room when converastions get awkward. In all, he lives in his own little world.
*Distinguishing markings/tattoos: He has a series of burn marks across his arms.
History: Mitchell was born in a housing project to Jessica and Allan Parker, two drug addicts living on the outskirts of Chicago. He soon was taken from their care and placed in foster care until they got clean. When he was finally back in their custody (when he was eleven), his little sister Ella was kidnapped and found dead by the lake. His and his parents both fell into a deep depression and they both relapsed. But one night, a electric fire burnt down the house and killed everyone inside, save Mitchell, who was badly burned. He started living on the streets and got involved with gangs. After he was arrested for being involved with a driveby shooting, his probation officer sent him to Camp to deal with his grief.
Theme Song: Beautiful Pain – Eminem/Sia


message 4: by Astra (new)

Astra  (sayomina) Basics:
Name: Aurora Aksnes
Age: 15
Gender: Female
Sexual orientation: Heterosexual
Nationality: Norwegian
Place of birth: Bergen, Norway

Physical Characteristics:
Picture:
description
Height: 5′ 7″
Weight: 120
Eyes: Blue
Hair: White blonde
Habits: Chewing on her hair
Hobbies: Singing
Greatest flaw: Aneroxic
Best quality: Her voice

Description:
Personality: Aurora is outgoing but she doesn't show it to anyone. She hides all her feelings and emotions from the world, not wanting to be criticized by society. Deep inside she has the heart of a fighter strong and determined, but she has allowed herself to break.
Strengths: Singing
Weaknesses: bad eating habits, detached from the world, AvPD, disillusion
Introvert or Extrovert: Introvert
Fears: Being criticized, losing her voice
Likes: Butterflies, hot chocolate, snow
Dislikes: Society in general

History:
Childhood: From a very young age Aurora, showed a strong adaptation for singing. She was also a very happy kid for the first five years of her life. Then something changed. She would only sing by herself in her room with the door shut. Her parents started to worry and wonder why she was so detached from the world and society. As she got older, he was constantly depression and slowly started to eat less.
Teen years: As she entered her teen years her depressed condition only worsened. Her parents tried to help her, but every time she would run away. Her only friends were the wolves in her mind. She shut herself in her mind, not eating, hardly sleeping, a broken doll looking for someone who didn't exist. She continued on like this for three years, getting worse and worse as time progressed. Then one day she snapped. She tried to commit suicide even though she will tell anyone who asks that someone tried to kill her. In the end her parents sent her to Camp Sunshine.

Family:
Siblings: None
Spouse: None
Children: None
Parents: May Britt Aksnes and Jan Øystein Aksnes
Grandparents: None
Relationship status: None

Other:
AvPD, anorexic, disillusion, tried to commit suicide
Favorite animal: Butterfly
Favorite flower: White rose
Favorite food: Hot chocolate
Birthstone: Alexandrite
Birth flower: Honeysuckle
Astronomical Zodiac: Gemini


Featherflight  (featherflight) | 1 comments Name: Emily Rose Hegilstien
*Nickname: Emmie
Age: 14
Gender: Female
Appearance(Image required): http://blogs.trendolizer.com/assets_c...
*Distinguishing markings/tattoos: not really...
Personality (3+ sentences): She is fierce and always seems gets her way. She is competitive but is modest and doesn't rub it in someone's face if she beats them. She enjoys swimming and tubing , singing and dancing, and she likes to read, but only if the story is exiting. Her kind side shows a lot but less than her fierce side.
History (at least one paragraph): (later)
Other: not very popular


message 6: by Lynn (last edited Jun 17, 2016 09:48AM) (new)

Lynn (papergalaxies) First Name: Essence
Middle Name:Cecelia
Last Name:Livingston

Nickname: Nix (As in the ancient Goddess of darkness and night. She goes by this name and hardly ever discloses her real name )

╠❝My Cigarettes cost more than your life.❞╣

~*~*~[[ Basic Details ]]~*~*~
Age: 16
Date of Birth: August 20th
Zodiac: Leo
Leo is very independent but they need something to control and someone to admire them and appreciate them. They are fully capable of being greatly successful on their own but they are much happier if they have an audience and a following of people who look up to them. They would prefer not be alone.
Birthstone: Peridot
It is rumored to provide healing energies to those with a clear and untroubled spirit, but it will only cloud the minds of the emotionally turbulent.
Location of Birth: California
Time of Birth: 1:37 A.M.
Relationship Status: Single
Sexuality: Heterosexual

╠❝Don't put your faith in anyone, not even yourself. Sometimes we are the ones who hurt ourselves the most.❞╣

~*~*~[[ Physical Presentation ]]~*~*~
Picture/Gif:

Hair Description: medium length-wavy - Purple
Eyes Description: Blue/grey
Height Description: 5ft 3in
Weight Description: 116 lbs
Other Markings: Various scars, including a particularly prominent one running down her arm.

╠❝Leaving is the easy part, it's staying that's the real challenge.❞╣

~*~*~[[ Personality ]]~*~*~
To put it simply, Nyx is a very mysterious girl. She is the silent badass type and only chooses to bestow the chance to get to know her, maybe even pull off one of her legendary pranks, on a select few people. Even though at times she may seem cruel or heartless, she is secretly a very emotional person.

Likes
Vanilla flavored cigarettes
White Roses
Reading- particularly poetry
Various bands/band members

Dislikes
Know-it-alls
Being told what to do
Bullies
Pop Music

Greatest Weaknesses
Trust issues
Has a hard time opening up
Doesn't really show emotion
Can be very hot headed which often lands her in hot water

Greatest Strengths
Quick thinker
Rather stealthy
Very persuasive
Skilled hacker

╠❝The thing about me is...I'm like poison. A deadly killer. Once it's In your veins, there's no going back. ❞╣

~*~*~[[ History ]]~*~*~

Nix was always the odd one of her family.
Born as a set of twins, she seemed to always be left in her sister, Destiny's, shadow. While Destiny got straight A's in school, She got B's and C's. Destiny was quite the people person, Essence on the other hand was not. Though the two girls were identical, Destiny had a significantly more undeniable ere of beauty to her. Essence was her sister's shadow in every sense.
 She lived like this until the age of ten. That was when everything changed.
 Essence knew something was wrong the moment she spotted the police car outside her house. As it turned out, her sister had been killed - murdered by some psychopath who went by the screen name xGlitterGirl17x in internet chat rooms.
 From that moment on it was like time stood still. Nothing seemed real to Essence, not the candle lit vigils, or the cheesy memorial plaque hung on the wall at school. Not the stories that aired on national news, nor even attending her own twin's funeral. What can a shadow do without it's sun?
After a while the shock wore off and the grief set in. Her father left, giving some mudane excuse of 'needing to find himself', leaving her with her wreck of a mother. Her mother turned to drinking, and in turn, started to turn to abuse as well. At first it was only verbal, telling Essence things like 'It should have been you.' But then it turned more physical. At first that was only a few slaps, but then slaps turned into punches. And punches into black eyes and broken arms.
Knowing she had to escape, Essance saved up money and ran away when she was 14. She didn't know where she was going, and to her it really didn't matter. She just had to get away.
She ended up in New York City, a very unforgiving place, especially for a young girl with little money.
To survive she picked up pickpocketing and learned how to break into places. She never stayed the same place two nights in a row, she was a nomad in every sense.
One night she broke into what she assumed to be an unoccupied apartment, instead of solitude she found a boy, Lucas. He was nearly 18, almost four years older than her, and in a similar situation to her - but only better off. He offered to let her stay with him and Essence accepted out of despiration.
 Soon the two were more than just apartment mates though. They became oh so much more. Essence had finally found someone she could trust, someone she could depend on to keep her safe.
Lucas did just that and more, he bought her fine jewelry and roses. He took her to fancy restaurants and even gave her a promise ring.
Too bad that phase didn't last. A year later things started getting bad. Essence and Lucas began getting into arguments, small ones at first. But things only progressed. Before she knew it, Essence found herself in an abusive relationship. She didn't want to believe it though, she loved him. Instead of running as she should have done, she just pretended everything was fine. The pain he inflicted felt better than it would to be alone again.
One night Lucas came back drunk and they got into an exceptinally bad fight. It ended with Lucas going a bit too far and beating Essence into a non responsive state. He panicked and packed up his things. Before he left he made a deep slash across the veins in her arm, just to make certain she wouldn't be able to tell a soul what happened.
His plan to leave her to bleed out failed though, as a window washer happened to catch glance of her crumpled form.
Once Essence recovered she didn't know what to do. She found herself hanging around in clubs and pubs, just so she wouldn't be alone. She picked up horrible drinking habits and quite the reputation. She would do about anything to not feel so empty, even if that meant ripping off a brand new Mustang from a car dealership. Thus 'Nyx' was born.
As with everything else, she happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time and landed herself in some legal trouble. Her options were to either attend Camp Sunshine or face jail time. The choice was obvious.

 ~*~*~[[ Associations ]]~*~*~
Family
⇒Greg Livingston- Father- status unknown
⇒Kassandra Livingston- mother- status unknown
⇒Destiny Livingston- twin sister- deceased

Relationships
⇒Lucas Donovan (2yrs)


╠❝Anything that can go wrong will go wrong. Murphy's Law will hit you like a bus that is on fire.❞╣

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message 7: by Lynn (new)

Lynn (papergalaxies) First Name: August
Middle Name:Xavier
Last Name:Campbell

╠❝I'm practically useless❞╣

○●》[[ Basic Details ]]《●○
Age: 17
Date of Birth: July 6
Zodiac: Cancer
Cancer is very emotional and sensitive, and they care about family and home. Cancer is sympathetic and is very attached to the people who surround him. People born under the Cancer sign are very loyal and empathetic people, able to empathize with your pain and suffering.
Birthstone: Ruby
It promotes a clear mind, increased concentration and motivation, and brings a sense of power to the wearer, a self-confidence and determination that overcomes timidity and propels one toward prosperity and achievement
Location of Birth: Texas
Time of Birth: 5:12 P.M
Relationship Status: Single
Sexuality: Heterosexual

╠❝This is just the place between death.❞╣

○●》[[ Physical Presentation ]] 《●○
Picture/Gif:  https://flipthatpage.files.wordpress...."

Hair Description: Sandy Brown
Eyes Description: Brown
Height Description:5ft 11in
Weight Description: 190lbs
Other Markings: Small birthmark on his left wrist

╠❝I'm not anyone's first choice.❞╣

○●》[[ Personality ]] 《●○
August is a very outspoken person. He's not one to sugar coat what he thinks, and because of this often finds it hard to make friends. Whenever he does find himself having friends though, he can be very protective of them. It's only the people that he cares about or who stick around that really get to see his caring side.

Likes
Playing classical piano
Comic books
Loud music
black and white horror movies

Dislikes
most mainstream bands
Things that don't have symmetry
Insects of any sort
Rainy days

Greatest Weaknesses
His own thoughts
Doesn't know when to shut up
Handles grief poorly
Doesn't really think things through

Greatest Strengths
Very good at talking others through their grief
Has excellent physical endurance
Very observant
Photographic memory

╠❝You never forget the things you want to.❞╣

○●》[[ History ]] 《●○

August was born as an only child to a very happy and stable family. His life was structured with love and support. He was even quite good at school. The friend department was where he fell short. However, he made one good friend- a best friend- and was quite content with that. He and his best friend, Nick, did everything together. From kindergarten to highschool they were inseperable.
 Sophomore year was when all that changed. Nick drifted off, becoming more distant and focused on things such as parties and girls.
August stayed as he was, reading comic books and practicing piano along with schoolwork. It was like the two boys had never even known eachother.
 On February 5th at 2:51 A.M. August received a call from Nick. August took one look at the caller ID and chose to ignore it, even after three calls later. He didn't know what he could possibly have to say to him.
It wasn't until 9:15 P.M. the next day that August was informed Nick had committed suicide. August immediately felt to blame, if he had only picked up the phone Nick might still of been alive.
August fell into depression, staying in the darkness of his room and composing sad piano pieces.
His next stage of grief involved finding a coping mechanism. This turned out to be going wild, attending parties and adopting the reckless lifestyle that Nick had lived by for the last months of his life. He was hoping to find a piece of Nick within the chaos, instead all he found was a habit of drinking past feeling and getting himself into drunken brawls.

○●》[[ Associations ]] 《●○
Family
⇒Malcom Campbell - Father 
⇒Hayley Campbell -Mother

Relationships
⇒Nothing serious thus far


╠❝You can't be the hero of your own story, but you can be someone else's.❞╣

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message 8: by Lynn (new)

Lynn (papergalaxies) Wait, what?


QUEEN | 2 comments Mod
Rose wrote: "Marvel, you today ripped off my characters."

who are you talking to like that


message 10: by Rose (new)

Rose - Sadness pie soup - (richwhitetrash) | 25 comments I'm joking. Jesus


message 11: by Rose (new)

Rose - Sadness pie soup - (richwhitetrash) | 25 comments We just have similar characters


message 13: by [deleted user] (new)

Basics

Name: Lilith Pola
Nicknames: Lili or Lily, Polo (Like Marco Polo) and Lola.
Age: 17 (Unknown)
Birthday: October 31, 1998 (Unknown, this is the one they gave her when they found her)
Gender: Female
Nationality: Unknown

Appearance

Style of clothes: Normally pants and a plain tee, but formally, a long Gothic dress. Very very very rarely seen in light colors.

Picture-
Real Life: https://encrypted-tbn2.gstatic.com/im...

Anime: https://encrypted-tbn3.gstatic.com/im...

Hair: Black (Dyed, natural hair- blonde)

Eyes: Heterochromia iridium (Meaning different color for each eye) Right- Greenish Blue Left- Brown (Almost black)

Height: 5'3
Weight: 98
Skin: White (Pale)

Relationship Status:

No Crush
Bisexual
Single

Personality Traits

Secretive- Lilith hates people prying into her life and asking questions. After years of this, she's learned how to avoid questions and distract someone from her life.

Smart- After years of isolating herself, she had to find things to do. She normally spent her time on Netflix, Tumblr, and Youtube. But after getting bored of that, she'd learn, teaching herself things like different languages, mathematics, some sciences, and how to play games Chess and other logical games.

Logical- Normally one to stay calm in a crisis, she looks for the most logical choice instead of acting with her emotions.

Good at acting- Once again, one of the many things she taught herself was how to act, changing herself to fit what people like at a moments notice. She likes to play people around her finger and is good at hiding emotions. She also has an outstanding memory, memorizing not only a person's face, name and personality, but mostly everything they say and like/dislike.

Loner- Lilith is always better at working alone, getting the job done quicker and more efficiently than with a partner(s). She can handle herself alone and can handler herself around people, but is likely to burst after a long period of time around people.

Strengths:
-Memory
-Hiding emotions
-Wrapping people around her finger
-Good in a crisis

Weaknesses:
-Friends or just people in general
-Water (Can't swim)
-Dolls/Puppets/Mannequins
-Bugs

Introvert or Extrovert: Introvert

Disabilities or Mental disorders:
-Bipolar: Has multiple personalities
-Depressed: Has overwhelming sadness, causing her to want to commit suicide, or cut herself which she hides from others.
-Anxiety: At random moments, anxiety strikes causing her to hyperventilate, or panic. Rarely happens.
-Post Dramatic Stress- Can't recover over what happened to her father and brother, and the abusiveness of her father. Causes her to act out at random times.

Family

Father: George M. Pola - Deceased
Mother: Helena J. Luther - Alive
Step Father- Martian S. Luther - Alive
Step Sister- Janet O. Luther - Alive
Brother - Ollie H. Pola - Deceased

History

Her parents were travelers that went around the world looking to help people that didn't have enough water, food, and shelter. She was found at the age of 3, abandoned, alone, cold and starved in a village outside of The Forest Of Knives in Madagascar. Unknown of where she was born and where her family was, they took her as their own and adopted her. Curing her bodily illnesses, they soon lowered her into modern life. She grew up unaware of her origins, and happy. Soon, they had another child, Ollie. At the age of 9, Ollie and her father went on a trip to England, but they had a shipwreck. Driven with grief, her mother ignored her duties of mother ship, making Lilith grow up alone. Soon, her mother met another man and fell in love with him. It was okay for a while until Martian turned abusive, to her then her mother. She decided it was enough, and ran away, taking little things like food, water, her laptop, books, a pocket knife, clothes and her stuffed animal "Hopper". She lived hidden in abandoned houses, and hacked into wifi networks around her. She grew to the age of 17 till the police found her, bringing her back to her parents, where she met another sibling, Janet. Her step father was better, but she still didn't like him. Soon, her mother sent her here, worried for her after she discovered Lilith's mental disabilities.

Quotes:

“Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.”

“A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.”

Fears

Water/Swimming. Dolls, Puppets, or mannequins. Bugs. Failing.

Favorite Animal: Fox
Favorite Flower: Rose
Favorite Food: Peaches

Life Playlist-
House of Memories - Panic! At the Disco
Chains - Nick Jonas
Cry Cry Cry - Scott Helman
Marco Polo - The Relay Company
Everything At Once - Lenka

Birth Stone- Opal
Birth Flower- Marigold

Astronomical Zodiac- Scorpio
Symbol- Scorpion

Strengths
-Powerful
-Insightful
-Motivated

Weaknesses
-Moody
-Possessive
-Manipulative

Element: Water

Chinese Zodiac: Tiger


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