Friday, August 9, 2013

He Said/She Said: Writing Seriously Good Dialogue


I'm on a blog break this month. Please enjoy these fantastic links to posts and articles for help in writing dialogue.

9 Steps to Writing Dialogue with Rich Subtext http://chasharrisfootloose.wordpress.com/2013/05/16/dialogue-with-subtext/

http://blog.nathanbransford.com/2010/09/seven-keys-to-writing-good-dialogue.html

An award-winning screenwriter on writing dialogue http://www.fastcocreate.com/1682092/oscar-winner-william-monahan-on-how-to-write-unforgettable-dialogue (My fav link here!)

Writing Dialogue Specifically for Children http://www.ellenjackson.net/dialogue_61473.htm

On Using Dialogue Tags http://www.scribophile.com/academy/he-said-she-said-dialog-tags-and-using-them-effectively

5 Tips for Writing Dialogue http://nybookeditors.com/book-editing-copy-editing-proofreading-self-publishing-blog/2013/7/16/dialogue#sthash.1SkPUiIV.dpbs


Helpful Books on Writing Dialogue
Creating Characters Kids Will Love by Elaine Marie Alphin
Characters, Emotion and Viewpoint by Nancy Kress
The Fire in Fiction by Donald Maass

1 comment:

  1. Well, how nice of you to post when you're on break! Having several links on one topic in the same place is so handy.

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