Writers block is something often mentioned when a group of writers get together. How do you fix it? How do you deal with the menace of the blank page? Has your Muse abandoned you?Well, firstly writer’s block is just a temporary inability to write.…See More
"Dogs bark, snakes hiss and pigs snort. People cannot literally bark, hiss or snort words. Most of the above words should never be exchanged for the word 'said'. Said is invisible to the reader; they gloss over it, expect it, and it…"
"This is old school. Contemporary best practice advises using "said". All those listed above just add clutter and draw attention away from the dialogue.Dialogue should use an identifier only when necessary, and good dialogue can identify…"