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07.02.2019 20:41    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements      Tags: writing description  writing  description  
Description in the most artistic fiction, is used only as subsidiary and contributive to narration. The aim of description––which is to suggest the look of things at a certain characteristic moment––is an aim necessarily static.
 
08.05.2015 19:56    Comments: 0    Categories: Writing Quotations      Tags: writing quote  writing description  stephen king  
Good description is a learned skill, one of the prime reasons why you cannot succeed unless you read a lot and write a lot.
 
22.03.2015 12:54    Comments: 0    Categories: Writing Quotations      Tags: s.i. hayakawa  fiction writing  writing description  
A skillful writer is often, therefore, one who is especially expert at selecting the facts that are sure to move his readers in the desired ways
 
01.03.2015 04:01    Comments: 0    Categories: Writing Description      Tags: writing descriptions  shery ma belle arrieta-russ  
Vivid and clear descriptions make stories come alive. Concrete and specific details paint a more memorable picture for your reader.
 
10.05.2014 01:10    Comments: 0    Categories: Writing Description      Tags: good description  stephen king  writing  reading  
Good description is a learned skill, one of the prime reasons why you cannot succeed unless you read a lot and write a lot.
 
05.12.2012 00:13    Comments: 0    Categories: Writing Setting  Fiction Elements  Writing Craft  Writing Description      Tags: anne marble  art  description  tips  settings  
Description is something that gets in the way of many authors. Why? Well, because it's so darn hard to write.
 
23.07.2011 14:00    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Fiction Writing  Writing Conflict  Writing Description  Writing Tips      Tags: visceral description  show  don't tell  melvin m. harter  
We don't hook a reader with logical exposition, flat narration or argument. We must get to the part of the reader's life that is involuntary, automatic: the five senses and mood/emotion.
 
23.07.2011 13:51    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Fiction Writing  Writing Craft  Writing Description  Writing Tips      Tags: caro clarke  description what's it for  description  
It is not simply to tell the reader about something. "She was five-two, medium build, redhead, green eyes."
 
23.07.2011 13:32    Comments: 0    Categories: Writing Quotations  Writing Description      Tags: writing  description quotations  description  quotations  
Writing Description Quotations
 
23.07.2011 13:26    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Fiction Writing  Writing Craft  Writing Description  Writing Tips      Tags: how to write vivid descriptions  shery ma belle arrieta  
As a writer, it's your job to provide a vicarious experience to your reader. The only way you'll be able to do this successfully is by stimulating your reader's imagination.
 
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