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Fantastic thoughts and insights from Anne-Mhairi Simpson’s blog site. Some real food for thought about showing emotions within your characters.

We’ve all been there. Our characters are hurtling along the rollercoaster that we have made of their lives and then something terrible happens. And they’re… what? Devastated? Horrified? Heartbroken? How does the reader know? We want our audience to know that our character is experiencing some emotional distress but if we aren’t specific, we might as well just say that they are experiencing some emotional distress. How do you get across exactly … Read More

via Anne-Mhairi Simpson


Comments on: "Describing emotion: how does that make you FEEL? (via Anne-Mhairi Simpson)" (1)

  1. Thank you very much for linking 🙂 I’m glad to know you like it!

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