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#Prowrite: Effective Description- Personification and Zoomorphism

Last week we looked at the most common descriptive techniques beyond adjectives: similes and metaphors. This week, we’re going to get a little more technical. Personification Personification is the giving of human characteristics to a non-human object or an animal. It’s a relatively common type of description, though not used as frequently as similes and…

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#Prowrite: Dialogue

Dialogue is a topic that comes up frequently in writing workshops. At the most recent workshop I attended, we decided that you’re either a natural writer of dialogue – or you’re not. That being said (pun intended), there are a number of ways you can improve your dialogue writing, whether you’re a natural writer or…

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