Writerly Wednesday: More Dialogue – On Tags, Sensory, Details & Gestures

Photo Credit Last week I addressed how knowing your characters can have quite an impact on the dialogue you write. This week I’d like to address some more on dialogue, but this time, I’d like to focus on what I lovingly refer to as the ‘fluff’ that cushions the dialogue: tags, sensory, details and gestures. Dialogue Tags Tags are what guide the reader through a scene. Even though a character may have a unique cadence or rhythm in your story, […]

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