Who’s saying what and how?

Do you use he said and she said when writing dialogue? Do you think they’re old-fashioned or redundant? Or do you lean towards some of the alternatives given in the diagram? In my opinion there are some valid alternatives given here but they should be used very sparingly and very carefully, and only to enhance the…… Continue reading Who’s saying what and how?

Dialogue And Speech

Dialogue is a wonderful tool for showing the nature of someone’s character in your story. In real life we are constantly measuring and gauging the character and nature of people around us. From an evolutionary point of view this would be to assess safety and threat; how comfortable we are with a person, or people,…… Continue reading Dialogue And Speech