sensory description
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Sensory Description

The basic human senses are: seeing, hearing, touch, smell and taste. However, don’t forget the many other senses we have,…

character description
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Character Description & Emotion

Showing creates mental pictures, it is interactive and participatory because it forces the reader to deduce the facts for himself….

pace
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Pace

The pace should quicken when there is action and suspense, and slow down when there are moments of calm. Controlling…

laugh
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How to describe smiles and laughter

How to describe laughter Ha ha (sarcastic) Haha (polite) Ha. (unmeant bored) Ha! (exclamation) Hehe (immature, sly) Hahaha (genuine) Haha……

Show don't tell
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Show, don’t tell (and pace)

What is Showing Showing allows for immersion of the reader into the fictional dream. Showing is experiences with an illusion…

Description
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Description

Metaphors and Similes Metaphors beat similes. Similes go like “teeth like a wolf “. It paints a bit of a…