L.A. Kennedy

Beyond the story

by Amanda Patterson We write about the 10 description mistakes writers should avoid at all costs. When we describe well in our stories, we are firmly entrenched in a character’s viewpoint using action, dialogue, emotion, and the senses to engage our reader’s imagination. If we don’t get this right, we risk the problem of having talking, …

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11 secrets to keep in mind as you breathe life into your characters through effective character description, including physical and emotional description. Rebecca McClanahan 11 secrets to keep in mind as you breathe life into your characters through effective character description, including physical and emotional description. The characters in our stories, songs, poems, and essays …

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