Stop Telling and Start Showing!

Have a great story? Do this one thing to take your manuscript from a zero to a 10 on the awesomeness scale overnight!

How do they do it? The authors who land one best-seller after another. How do they write in a way that sucks people into their story, and sends books flying off the shelves?

Here’s how.

This must be one of the best “tips for writers” I’ve read in a long time. It’s from the blog Writers Write, and it breaks down a trap many of us authors fall into time and time again.

It’s about showing the reader what is happening as opposed to telling the reader.

Just read their before and after example and you’ll immediately see how this will change how you write forever.

Click here to learn How To Avoid ‘Telling’ Words.


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