Tag: show vs tell

Show, Don’t Tell NaNoWriMo day 10

Show, Don’t Tell NaNoWriMo day 10

“Show, don’t tell” is one of the most commonly spouted pieces of advice authors hear. One simple question will fix this common problem

How to avoid info dumping in dialogue

How to avoid info dumping in dialogue

Trying to sneak backstory into your dialogue rarely works. Fortunately, there is a better way