Posted on 06/07/2021 at 03:06 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Adverbs with dialogue tags and descriptions of body language are obvious ways to convey a character’s emotion.
But they’re far from the only ways, and in the opinion of Susan DeFreitas — an author, editor, and book coach — there are several other more sophisticated and powerful ways to do so.
Read her six methods for writing emotionally affecting fiction in her guest post for Jane Friedman’s blog.
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