How to Write Dialogue that Shines

By Rachel Beck Dialogue is one of the main building blocks of writing. It's part of the foundation, one of the "tools" that's essential for building your "house," or book. Without it, you don't have much of a story, and it would collapse, as would a house without all the vital parts of its foundation. … Continue reading How to Write Dialogue that Shines

Do’s and Don’t’s of Believable Dialogue

Writing natural dialogue can often be one of the most difficult parts of writing a story.  Writers are drawn to lyrical language, unique words, and unusual sentence structure.  While these elements can create lovely description, unfortunately, they are not the most effective tools to create believable dialogue. When done properly, dialogue can give insight into … Continue reading Do’s and Don’t’s of Believable Dialogue