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Cognitive Distortions

I have been going through Cognitive Bias, using them as writing prompts to find new ways of expressing characters and improving their ‘voice’. During that exercise I wondered about Cognitive Distortions and if they were similar. Turns out, not really. These are wonderful traits and challenges, however. And they are recognizable enough to use without much more than a good tease. I’ll try to work up a few examples for some of these to illustrate what’s on my mind. Let’s take a look at the list for now…