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8 Posts tagged with 'setting'
May 8, 2020
Behind the Book Scenes: Location, Location, Location"I knew this was where the story took place and that’s how I would have to write it."
November 20, 2018
Put Some Feeling into It: Making Your Setting Work OvertimeYou can make your writing come alive by making sure your setting is doing its part to elicit emotion from the reader.
November 13, 2018
The Dos and Don’ts of Writing SettingWhether you're knocking out a first draft or fine-tuning a fifth one, you'll want to keep these setting tips in mind.
July 26, 2018
Swoon Author Jennifer Honeybourn: Where Do Ideas Come From?The author of When Life Gives You Demons shares some of her favorite sources of writing inspiration.
June 4, 2018
Setting the Scene: 3 Tips for Researching a Location“Write what you know” isn’t always the best advice, but “write what you know of” usually is. When it comes…
March 29, 2017
Swoon Author Tarun Shanker: A London Tour of the Locations in THESE VICIOUS MASKSOne of the best part of writing historical fantasy and setting your stories somewhere real is that you can actually…
March 31, 2015
Ask an Editor: SettingRam Chandra Khatri asked: How important is realistic and specific setting in Young Adult Romance? Good question! Setting is always…
September 3, 2013
The Devil’s in the Details: Location, location, locationLast time on “The Devil’s in the Details,” I discussed the importance of a character’s wardrobe. This series is where…