Just fyi....I'm teaching for the Greater Seattle Romance Writers of America meeting, held in Seattle this Saturday. They allow non-member guest to the meeting...
"Tips and Tricks to Great Dialogue"
Date: March 2, 2013
Location: Magnolia Library, 2801 - 34th Ave W, Seattle
We'll discuss how to create more engaging, mouth-watering dialogue that readers love and applaud.
Like how to plug in subtext, when to avoid dialogue tags and punctuation marks, which words/phrases to avoid, and so much more.... Bring your manuscript and we'll do some in class examples to help you see/hear the difference.
Christine M. Fairchild, aka the Editor Devil, is a former journalist with 25 years' experience as a writer/editor, from technical to marketing to exec communications to entertainment. She specializes in "tactical" editing and storytelling techniques for authors, offering writing tips and tricks at http://Editor Devil.blogspot.com and through her Editor Devil Guides. She's currently working on book II of The Goliath Conspiracy series, a follow-up to her popular debut romantic suspense, An Eye For Danger
Christine M. Fairchild
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