Vast literary realms are afflicted by a writing perspective with dull personality and chafing restraints. This perspective is called distant limited, and it is pervasive because it goes unexamined by many writers. Once you recognize .
How to Create Instantly (& Instinctively) Recognizable Characters. Meeting characters in a novel is very much like meeting people in real life. When we start reading a book, it’s as if we moved to a new town and were meeti
7 Tips for Writing Realistic Dialogue: Does all of your dialogue sound the same, no matter who’s talking? Have you had feedback saying that your dialogue is awkward or unrealistic? Nearly any book about writing fiction will have a section on dialogue.
READ 12 Reasons Why You are Good Enough to Write a Book. Everyone tells my husband that he should write a book! Even though I have a journalism background, he is a much better writer than I. My funny honey is very witty!
As much as we writers hear the phrase “show, don’t tell,” we never hear anyone explain just how to do that. - Not very well explained, I thought. By using the movie analogy, I still don't know how to use "camerawork" in writing.