The Emotion Thesaurus

Inside The Emotion Thesaurus, you'll find: emotion entires that list body language, thoughts, and visceral responses for each, a breakdown of the biggest emotion-related writing problems and how to overcome them, body language and action ...

The Emotion Thesaurus

The Emotion Thesaurus

"One of the biggest problem areas for writers is conveying emotion to the reader in a unique, compelling way. When showing our characters' feelings, we often grab onto the first idea that comes to mind, and our characters end up smiling, shrugging, nodding, and frowning far too much. Need some inspiration to get you beyond the basics? Inside The Emotion Thesaurus, you'll find: emotion entires that list body language, thoughts, and visceral responses for each, a breakdown of the biggest emotion-related writing problems and how to overcome them, body language and action cues that address both acute and suppressed forms of emotion, suggestions for each emotion that cover a range of intensity, from mild to extreme, description tips on emotion, dialogue, characters, and setting. Now expanded to include 55 new entries"--

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The Emotion Thesaurus
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Angela Ackerman, Becca Puglisi
Categories: Creative writing
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-14 - Publisher:

"One of the biggest problem areas for writers is conveying emotion to the reader in a unique, compelling way. When showing our characters' feelings, we often grab onto the first idea that comes to mind, and our characters end up smiling, shrugging, nodding, and frowning far too much. Need some
100 Common Misconceptions about the Emotion Thesaurus
Language: en
Pages: 44
Authors: Adam Masey
Categories: Creative writing
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03 - Publisher: Lennex

In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Expression." Don't say we didn't warn you: these reviews are known to shock with their unconventionality or intimacy. Some may
Write a Novel in 10 Minutes a Day
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Katharine Grubb
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-19 - Publisher: Hachette UK

LEARN HOW TO WRITE FICTION BY WRITING EVERY DAY Would you like to write but have no spare time? Do you not know where to begin? Write A Novel In 10 Minutes A Day will help you sculpt a full-length piece of creative writing in just ten minutes a day.
Sarah Dessen
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Gina Hagler
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-15 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

With her millions of passionate fans, Sarah Dessen is known as one of the "rock stars" of young adult fiction today. Her best-selling coming-of-age tales have gripped readers, especially teen girls, who relate to her realistic depictions of young love and other milestones of growing up. This lively biography traces
Creating Convincing Characters
Language: en
Pages: 191
Authors: Nicholas Corder
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-29 - Publisher: John Hunt Publishing

This book answers the question, "How do we go about inventing great characters that our readers will care about, root for, love, hate or fear?" Using friendly, accessible language, we'll look at why great characters are vital to writers and a range of strategies from the simple listing of attributes

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