Recommended Read: “5 Great Rules for Writing Dialogue from Wendy Storer”

Wendy Storer (Photo Source: LorriePorter.wordpress.com)

Wendy Storer (Photo Source: LorriePorter.wordpress.com)

I’ve been preaching #2 for years, but Wendy says it better than I’ve ever been able to. I can’t tell you how often I read poor dialogue between characters, or dialogue that just doesn’t get to the point (do I REALLY have to read the “Hi, how are you today?” “I’m fine, and yourself?” formalities between two characters EVERY time they come across one another??? Sorry. I’m sore on this.), etc.

Worth a read. Check out Wendy Storer’s tips for writing dialogue via Lorrie Porter’s blog.

You can also learn more about Wendy here, or Lorrie here.

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About authorphilpartington

Phil is a writing enthusiast of many years, having been published in numerous online and national print trade and sports publications over the past decade. He has spent the past five years delving back into the world of fiction writing, focussing on the fantasy, horror and suspense genres. Deshay of the Woods is his first novel.
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