ReBlog – This Formula Solves The ‘Show, Don’t Tell’ Writing Dilemma Once And For All

What can writers do when following the ‘show, don’t tell’ rule bloats their writing? And what does it really mean to “show” anyway? Finally, the solution.

Source: This Formula Solves The ‘Show, Don’t Tell’ Writing Dilemma Once And For All – mandy wallace

3 thoughts on “ReBlog – This Formula Solves The ‘Show, Don’t Tell’ Writing Dilemma Once And For All

  1. Love this. Have a running argument with a member of my critique group who thinks you should never ever use an adverb. But adverbs can be the perfect shorthand. We don’t always need a fully painted picture. If a character speaks timidly, for example, we know what that means.

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