Dialogue Mistake #1 (How To Fix It)

dialogue mistake #1

The Most CommonDialogue Mistake When we first started writing novels, we often made this dialogue mistake . It seems there are verbs you should never use to replace said in your dialogue tags (also called attributions or speech tags) I wish someone had showed this to us before we had written our first book. We had to go Read More »

Prepositions Understanding Them Will Improve Your Writing

preposition

  Are you confused by Prepositions? Prepositions can be mystifying. This article will solve the mystery. Figuring out nouns and verbs is sort of simple. A  noun is a person, place or thing. A verb is an action or state of being. So, why are prepositions so confusing? One reason is: prepositions can play several Read More »

Writing Magic with Words

writers magic with words

     Every Writer Can Make Magic With Words Like a magician we must learn our craft. Creative writing is like dealing in magic. We create something from nothing with the flick of our wrist and nimble fingers. Our greatest achievement is to create moments that take our audience’s breath away.

78 Words to Use Instead of Ask (Write Killer Speech Tags)

words to use instead of ask

Using other words instead of ask will spice up your dialogue.​                                                     Ask is a common word used when writing dialogue. Using alternate words instead of ask gives you the opportunity Read More »

36 Free Writing Tools

Free tools for writers

 Writers can find many FREE writing tools on the internet. These are only a few. I don’t know about you, but I am always looking for things to help my writing. We’ve gathered some of the best tools on the web just for you. We’ve used many of these tools ourselves and hope you find Read More »