These articles cover a variety of topics, like showing versus telling and useless words.
Where to Begin?
- Are you familiar with the three common methods of using dialog tags? This is described in “Tags for Dialogue and How to Use Them.”
- Many writers are curious about the difference between showing and telling and how to avoid useless words. Check out the “Show and Tell” and “Useless Words” articles.
- It may be helpful to read, “Readability: So Very Important.”
- Browse the dozens of free articles below on a variety of topics, such as fun with punctuation or grammar.
Readability: So Very Important
Tags for Dialogue and How to Use Them (my guest post at Jade’s Jungle)
Developing Good Writing Habits
Show and Tell
What Writers Can Learn from Reading
A Storytelling Secret
To Write is to Serve
The Seven Deadly Sins of Writing
Sound Effects in Fiction
Why Do You Write?
Creative Cursing in Fiction
Murphy’s Laws of Writing
Dealing with Writing Stress
Improving Writing and Publishing Habits
A Writer’s Health
What Readers Want