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How to convey setting in dialogue without sounding like a B and B brochure

In fiction, as in life, dialogue is very important. So you know you need to get it right. And that is where the fun starts. It is so easy to get bogged down when you are writing dialogue. Which is … Continue reading

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Fix your dialogue problems

Dialogue is a key part of fiction. It can make or break your story. Here are 10 dialogue errors to avoid at all costs Visit my websites via the links at the top of this page.

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How to write fabulous dialogue in 5 easy steps

Dialogue is an important part of storytelling. It brings everything to life, and lets the reader use their imagination, engrossing them in the story. Unless you mess it up, in which case it will be so clunky that your reader … Continue reading

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All you need to know about punctuating and formatting dialogue

Dialogue is an important part of fiction. It brings your world to life, and moves your story along. Writing it well is in art in itself. So is setting it out. Here is all you need to know about punctuating and … Continue reading

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8 important things to remember when you rewrite dialogue

Dialogue is the heart of the story. So it is something to focus on when you are refining your draft. Here are 8 important things to remember when you rewrite dialogue Visit my websites via the links at the top of … Continue reading

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How to pace your dialogue

Dialogue is an important part of fiction. It makes the story come alive. But it is difficult to make dialogue lively. Here are 3 incredibly useful ways to use pacing in dialogue. Visit my websites via the links at the top … Continue reading

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How to sort out your dialogue

If you are writing a novel, dialogue is a vital part of your product. It gives your story life. Here are a series of posts that will help you get to grips with it: How to shape and structure spoken … Continue reading

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Improve your dialogue

Dialogue is an important element of fiction. It brings the whole story to life, & lets the reader feel more part of the story. This post gives some tips for good dialogue, as well as promoting the Bartleby Snopes Literary Magazine … Continue reading

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Writing dialogue

Dialogue is an important part of life. That makes it an important part of any story. So it must be an important part of a novel. Doesn’t that sound logical? Unfortunately, real dialogue is usually pretty bland stuff. It holds the … Continue reading

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Writing dialogue

Many people find it difficult to write good dialogue, but it is an important part of fiction. This post explains why it is so important, and how to avoid some common pitfalls. Visit my websites via the links at the … Continue reading

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