ASK 78 Words to Replace Ask

ask

Use Alternate Words For Ask to Help Develop your Characters Ask is a common word used when writing dialog.  Any word used too often can become monotonous. Using alternative words gives you the opportunity to add emotion to your dialog. Like Said, Ask is an invisible word. There is nothing wrong with using ask. Using Read More »

36 Free Tools for Writers

Free tools for writers

  Writers can find many FREE tools on the internet. These are only a few. Free  Reference Tools for Writers    Free online dictionary from Dictionary.com Free online thesaurus from http://www.thesaurus.com Free online spellcheck from Spellcheckonline.com Free online word processing at openoffice.org also available for MAC users Free check out world facts for your international thriller at Read More »

104 Better Words to Use Instead of Said for your Dialog Tags

words to use instead of said

        Improve your Dialog by Using Other Words for Said. Some writers feel you should only use the word said in your dialog. I don’t agree. I believe using more expressive words improves your readers understanding of your dialog and your characters. One purpose of dialog is to reveal your characters. By Read More »