Writing Active Setting Book 2: Emotion, Conflict and Back Story
by Mary Buckham
Kindle Edition: 67 pages
Publisher: Cantwell Publishing, LLC
Readers usually remember the plot and characters of a story, but setting is every bit as important in creating a memorable world. Discover the difference between Ordinary Setting that bogs down your story, and Active Setting that empowers your story — creating a compelling story world, regardless of what you write.
* Learn to reveal your character’s back story through setting details.
* Power up the emotion in your story using your setting.
* Explore ways to maximize your characters conflict via setting.
* See how to spin boring descriptions into engaging prose.
WRITING ACTIVE SETTING is a powerful combination of fresh insights, practical examples, and how-to advice on the often overlooked but critical element of Setting ... written in a quick-to-read and easy-to-understand style, and packed with useful application exercises. ~~ Kelly L. Stone, author of THINKING WRITE: The Secret to Freeing Your Creative Mind
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- Writing Active Setting Book 1: Characterization and Sensory Detail
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- The Positive Trait Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Attributes
- Writing Subtext: How to craft subtext that develops characters, boosts suspense, and reinforces theme (Elizabeth Lyon on writing craft Book 1)
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