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A Little Lesson in Dialogue…

Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog

Extract from a great article by Author Jennie Nash on The Book Designer site:

My mission as a book coach is to help writers write the best books they can, which means paying attention to:

the macro elements (the story or argument the book makes)
the micro elements (the words on the page)
the emotional realities of the writing life (the habits that lead to success)
I’ve developed a series of posts to help you learn how to write one really great chapter so that you can take those lessons and apply them to all your work.

Post 1 – Yank Your Reader Into Your Story With a Great Opening Line
Post 2 – How to Start Your Story in the Right Place
Post 3 – How to Get the Book Out of Your Head and Onto the Page

A Little Lesson in Dialogue

Every writer of every genre needs…

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About The Owl Lady

Viv Drewa is a Michigan native who has enjoyed reading and writing since 1963. Though she studied medicinal chemistry at the University of Michigan, her passion has always been writing. She had been awarded third place for her nonfiction short story about her grandfather's escape from Poland. Later, she rewrote this story and was published in the "Polish American Journal" as "From the Pages of Grandfather's Life" and has republished it on Amazon.com as a short story. Viv took creative and journalism courses to help in her transition to fulfill her dream of becoming a writer. She worked as an intern for Port Huron's 'The Times Herald", and also wrote, edited and did the layout or the Blue Water Multiple Sclerosis newsletter "Thumb Prints." She also has a business promoting authors. Owl and Pussycat Book Promotions. Viv, her husband Bob and their cat Princess, live in Fort Gratiot, Michigan.

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