From a list of strong verbs, strong nouns, and using all five senses, I paint with my words.
1/6/22 – Ya Gotta Change It Up
Even when you enjoy something, you gotta spice it up every now and then to keep it interesting. (Maybe not. Statements like that--with an "even when" and "you" to sound direct--can be wholly illogical but still sound wise. Gotta be a name for that technique. The "words of wisdom" cliche or something of the like.) … Continue reading 1/6/22 – Ya Gotta Change It Up
Construction Variations #1: To ___ Is To ___
Today's Construction: To __ is to ___
Literary Devices: Hypotaxis
What is Hypotaxis? A literary device that helps create long sentences with strong endings. Check out my practice and try for yourself!
Writing Through Space And Time
A glance at info-conveying versus descriptive writing. We use both forms, but we don't often think about them.