Do you know the difference between a psychopath and a sociopath?

Editing_and_Proofreading_Blog_384If your story involves one of these complex characters, a lack of research could ruin the success of your book.

Here is a very simple guide to keep you on the right lines for credible characters.

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About The Proof Angel

I am a freelance editor and proofreader, working with a wide range of clients from large companies to individuals. I can help you to communicate clearly by carrying out a final check, or by suggesting ideas get your message over. I also have a sideline in textiles, as The Rainbow Angel.
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2 Responses to Do you know the difference between a psychopath and a sociopath?

  1. Nice! It bothers me to watch fictional psychopathic characters stray from their designated disorder, and show concern for people at the last minute. Truly, psychopaths do not have the ability ti care. It’s in their neurology. https://nopsychos.wordpress.com/research/

    • Details matter, don’t they? It is so easy to over simplify. Sometimes we assume that if we don’t know ourselves, others won’t know either. That is a dangerous line to take. You’ve got some interesting links there!

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