Excellent advice on writing dialogue by Eric Gates, published author.
…my mate, thriller Author supreme, Eric J Gates, knows more than just a thing or three about great writing… his new book, PRIMED, is launched as I type, a sequel to the maestro’s terrific, the CULL, the first of which series happens to be on offer FREE right now…
…here’s several excellent scribbling pointers for the rest of we quill-scrapers:
‘Dialogue, that’s what we need!’ she said
Now here’s a thorny subject, if ever there was one.
Should dialogue in novels be real?
A definitive answer?
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Every scene you write, nay, EVERY SENTENCE, has to do one of two things, at the very least:
It must either move the story forward or reveal character (or both). Never forget this; have it tattooed on your forehead (in reverse) so you can see it in the…
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