Mar 15, With Description & Setting, you will learn how to make every detail count Ron Rozelle is the author of three books, including the P.E.N Prize. Description & Setting has ratings and 63 reviews. Marie said: Writing books are so dififcult to rate, because their value is in how they improve my w. 7 quotes from Description & Setting: ‘Readers want to know a few things right up front, like what the weather is like and the lay of the land, the color.
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This nuts-and-bolts guide – complete with practical exercises at the end of each chapter – gives you all the tips and techniques you need to: I thought that it was unnecessary, when in fact it is VERY necessary.
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Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Rozelle gives advice about showing and telling, how to keep the story moving forward, how setting interacts with desciption, and how to use all five senses in our fiction.
The more I can learn about writing the better.
Even though I’m a beginner in fiction writing, I only learned a few things from this book. Ron Rozelle cleverly combines the nitty gritty of descriptive language with important rules on when and where to use it most effectively.
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Since I had questions about how to effectively create a sense of rozeelle, this book had some great ideas. Both were excellent, but I found the older version to be slightly more helpful in fleshing out the setting-as-a-character in my epic fantasy work. Book ratings by Goodreads.
Not that the book never misses the mark. Most of them seem to a tribute to the author who you never heard of, but this book focuses an one area and does it oh so well. He covers how to pay attention to details in daily life to help enrich descriptions, the tools we use in writing, the difference between showing and telling, sensory description, character description, and anchoring the reader in a time and place.
How can you use setting and description to add depth to your story?
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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. I asked one of my twitter friends her thoughts and she responded back simply with, “Description is sometimes very boring to read and write. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? A few of the author’s suggestions rozellf mundane; others should be treated with caution such as advocating the use of adverbs and adjectives.
Explore the Home Gift Guide. As I am moving forward with my first book am now at the stage where I am turning show into tellI thought it might help to read this.
So, for me at least, this book covered a lot of things I knew, but a few different ways to approach descriptive writing. Learn more about Amazon Prime. And not successful in a monetary or publicity sense, successful in that it does what it is meant to do, tell a story.
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Nov 04, ZaBeth Marsh rated it really liked it Shelves: Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. I’ve always struggled with description, barely even bother with it when I am writing which is weird because I write in a genre where you kind of need it.
If you are looking for quick descriptioh easy tips on writing, this book is for you. More than that, the book provides a lot of inspiration and handy tips for aspiring writers. I particularly enjoyed all the references to wordsmithing. Characters, Emotions and Viewpoint Nancy Kress.