Writing Tips

How to Show (Not Tell) an Emotion–A to D

Originally posted on WordDreams…:
Anger Emotions show up on your body in a variety of hand movements, eye twitches, breathing patterns and more. There are so many ways to show what your characters are feeling without boring us as readers by saying, Anabelle felt angry. Yuck! Show me, don’t tell me! Here are some ideas:…

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Writing Tips

How to Show (Not Tell) Emotion–E to O

Originally posted on WordDreams…:
Emotions show up on your body in a variety of hand movements, eye twitches, breathing patterns and more. There are so many ways to show what your characters are feeling without boring us as readers by saying, Anabelle felt angry. Yuck! Show me, don’t tell me! If you’re looking for an…

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