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Tag Archives: writing emotion
A Writer’s Greatest Crime
by Shannon Donnelly There are a lot of crimes a writer can commit—the torture of sentences, the mangling of meaning, the wrecking of words through using the wrong one at the wrong time. However, the greatest of these is the … Continue reading
Posted in Craft, Shannon Donnelly Tagged shannon Donelly, show don't tell, writing emotion 31 Comments
WriterStrong – Getting Fresh Emotion on the Page
Sometimes the most powerful description does not mention the emotion itself. The author trusts that the reader will get it. It’s like a scary movie; your mind conjures scarier things than the cameraman could ever show you. Try this in a black moment, or a key turning-point scene. It’s subtle, and can be powerful. Continue reading
Posted in Craft, WriterStrong Tagged Laura Drake, Margie Lawson, The Sweet Spot, Writers in the Storm, writing, writing emotion 49 Comments
Too Quick To Tears: Emotional Timing Is Everything
A Big Writers in the Storm Welcome for Our Guest Blogger today, Tiffany Lawson Inman (also known as NakedEditor). Mark your calendars because Tiffany will be sharing her knowledge with us the last Friday of every month, starting TODAY! Yeah! … Continue reading
Posted in Blogging Guests, Craft, Tiffany Lawson Inman Tagged NakedEditor, Tiffany Lawson Inman, Writers in the Storm, writing, writing emotion 90 Comments