Category Archives: Writing tips

8 Rules for Better Dialogue #ThrowbackThursday

#ThrowbackThursday Today’s #ThrowbackThursday’s blog is taken from October 2017’s #AuthorToolboxBloghop and gives us the 8 rules for better dialogue. To read this month’s #AuthorToolboxBloghop blog on the dreaded passive voice, go here. 8 Rules for better dialogue One way to make your characters memorable, is to give them better dialogue. by

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The Dreaded Passive Voice #AuthorToolboxBlogHop

The Dreaded Passive Voice Okay, I’ll admit it. I’m a low-life snob when it comes to using passive voice in writing. I’m better than that. I know enough not to let the dreaded passive voice into my sentences. When I critique someone else’s work, you can bet I’ve commented on the number of times they…

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Write Like You Diet #ThrowbackThursday

Write Like You Diet The wayback machine has traveled to 2009 to borrow a post the advises you write like you diet. Here’s this week’s #ThrowbackThursday post. Writing Advice from a Dieter’s Point of View Recently, while surfing the internet, I found some tips for maintaining a healthier lifestyle that could easily be applied to…

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