Mood is a Literary Element. Let’s Get Moody.

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In literature, mood is a literary element that evokes feelings or emotional reactions in readers through words and descriptions.   “Tone” is the writer’s attitude that is expressed in the writing whereas “mood” is the feeling the reader gets from…

Situations, Characters and What ifs

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‘Character is destiny’ – Heracleitus A strong character will create their own destiny in a given situation. You just have to let them do it. Exercise Come up with three separate characters. They do not need to have any connection.…

Found in Translation

Translation designed by Lek Potharam from the Noun Project

A few thoughts on language: Language is a unique human ability And the ability to create and use language is the most distinctive feature of humans Humans learn about their culture through language Culture is transmitted through language Language is…

Avoiding Cliché

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Good writing stands out for maybe one main reason. It’s distinctive, fresh, original. Bad writing is often characterised by cliché both in the language or tired old plots. But do you recognise cliché in your work and do you know…