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Description and Setting Ideas for Fiction Writers (Ideas for Writers Book 2) by [Haslett, Dave]
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Length: 53 pages Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled Page Flip: Enabled
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94 very clever ideas to make your descriptions and settings more effective and bring your scenes to life on the page, including:

The three different types of setting

The 10 purposes a setting might have

Essential photography skills

How to research a location before you visit it, so you make the most of your time there

What to do if you can't visit the place you need to write about

How settings change over time

Why the setting can be the main focus of the story

Why you always have to be specific - and how to do it

How to make your settings and descriptions unique

7 different ways in which the weather can affect your story

How to stop your readers from skipping bits

How to see things as a writer does, and as an artist does

How strangers see places versus how you see them

How to add colour and use your senses

How to adapt and redesign the places you already know

Why readers forget where they are - and what to do about it

How to combine action and description to control the pace

How to explore hidden meanings

The best ways to use your holidays to research stories

How to invent a new country

How to match your characters to their settings - and vice versa

How your mood affects your descriptions

Plus lots of ways to make your descriptions and settings more realistic

And much more - far too many great ideas to list here!

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 325 KB
  • Print Length: 53 pages
  • Publisher: ideas4writers (Feb. 2 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00BAAWTP8
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Not Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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