In the past we have also looked at words that are frequently used in writing, and how to replace them. Those were: said looks/seems like
Category: Writing Tips
Jobs for Characters
We give characters in our stories thoughts and words and a personality, but why not give them jobs too? The jobs you give your characters
The way for writers to allow readers recognize connections between the ideas in their stories, is the use of transition words. Transition words help you
Visual Tools #2: Music and Character Flaws
I suggest creating a playlist tailored to your work in progress. Music which evokes the mood, theme or genre of the fiction you’re writing
Visual Tools #1: Mood Board & Character Attributes
Have you been staring at your blank screen and the reproachful blinking cursor? Despite having an idea bursting to become a short story or a book, you may be struggling to translate it into words?
Get Ready to Craft Your Best Stories for the Fiction Marathon
I read through them all quickly the first time, just getting an overall sense of what is there. I star the ones I like, but I don’t question much or think about it too deeply, I just go with my gut reaction. This means I’m just going for the best stories.