Character Reactions from Head to Toe Indie Author Resources Book 1


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Valerie Howard Books #ad - As an author, this booklet is for you!jam-packed with a list of 1, are your characters always sighing and nodding?did you just sigh and nod?if so, organized by body part from head to toe to internal organs, 000 physical reactions a character can have, you'll never be left scratching your head when you need a unique way to describe your character's reactions!Excerpt:FOREHEADForehead wrinklingForehead slicking with sweatSlapping or hitting forehead with palmBanging forehead against a surfaceWiping moisture off foreheadPressing fingers against foreheadTapping forehead with pencil or fingerForehead baking with a feverResting forehead in handsSplaying back of hand on forehead as if faintPoking forehead with thumb to jog memoryBanging forehead with fists to stop crazy thoughtsIndie Author Resources Book 1.

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Emotion Amplifiers

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JADD Publishing #ad - In emotion amplifiers, a companion guide to The Emotion Thesaurus, we explore 15 common states that naturally galvanize emotion. When writing fictional characters, it’s hugely important to convey their emotions effectively so readers will be drawn in and become invested in those characters. But there are also ways to amplify what a character is feeling, thereby heightening their emotional responses.

Emotion Amplifiers #ad - Emotion amplifiers is a great tool for any writer wishing to tighten the screws on their characters and amp up the tension in their stories. The emotion thesaurus: a writer’s guide to character Expression was written to help writers convey the quality and depth of their characters’ feelings through their thoughts, body language, and visceral reactions.

States like exhaustion, pain, illness, and extreme hunger can push characters to the limit, boredom, compromising their decision-making abilities and decreasing the likelihood of them reaching their goals.

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The Emotional Craft of Fiction: How to Write the Story Beneath the Surface

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Writer's Digest Books #ad - That's where the Emotional Craft of Fiction comes in. Engage your readers with emotion while writers might disagree over showing versus telling or plotting versus pantsing, none would argue this: If you want to write strong fiction, you must make your readers feel. Topics covered include:emotional modes of writingbeyond showing versus tellingyour story's emotional worldmoral stakesconnecting the inner and outer journeysplot as emotional opportunitiesinvoking higher emotions, symbols, and emotional languagecascading changestory as emotional mirrorpositive spirit and magnanimous writingthe hidden current that makes stories moveReaders can simply read a novel.

The Emotional Craft of Fiction: How to Write the Story Beneath the Surface #ad - . Or they can experience it. The reader's experience must be an emotional journey of its own, one as involving as your characters' struggles, discoveries, and triumphs are for you. Veteran literary agent and expert fiction instructor Donald Maass shows you how to use story to provoke a visceral and emotional experience in readers.

. The emotional craft of Fiction shows you how to make that happen.

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5,000 WRITING PROMPTS: A Master List of Plot Ideas, Creative Exercises, and More

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Munds Park Publishing #ad - For dreamers. 5, screenwriters, playwrights, bloggers, improv actors, creative writing teachers, memoir writers, short story writers, 000 Writing Prompts is the must-have resource for novelists, and other creators. Let it spark your imagination and remind you that your creative possibilities are truly endless.

For writers. It's not only for people with writer's block, but also for people who want to write faster and make their stories richer and better. It includes…150 plot ideas for each of these genres: fantasy, romance, and general fictionhundreds of other master plots from classic fiction and mythologyhundreds of dialogue, historical fiction, character, and setting prompts100 poetry exerciseshundreds of prompts for personal writing and journaling500 blog post ideas…and much more!From the author of Master Lists for Writers, young adult, science fiction, mystery, this comprehensive book is filled with inspiration.

5,000 WRITING PROMPTS: A Master List of Plot Ideas, Creative Exercises, and More #ad - For thinkers.

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Character Expressions: A Fiction Writer's Thesaurus of Facial Expressions

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Satin Publishing #ad - Now, you can stand on the shoulders of successful novelists by learning the exact words they use to craft visually compelling facial expressions that engage a reader's imagination. Inside you'll discover:# Numerous synonyms for both the noun and verb form of each facial expression. Thousands of adjectives that can be used to describe all the various types of expressions.

Countless prepositional phrases to aid you in crafting vivid descriptive passages. A ton of noun phrases that will add variety to your descriptions. Powerful verbs that will catapult your writing into the stratosphere. Many descriptive adverbs that when used in the right spot will work wonders. Thousands of adverbial phrases that will turn your descriptions from boring to absorbing.

Character Expressions: A Fiction Writer's Thesaurus of Facial Expressions #ad - Example sentences to help illustrate how to use entries in a fictional context. And best of all, words are sorted in alphabetical order, as well as by function. Character expressions' is a must have book for any writer who wants to bring greater vividness to their character descriptions. Now you too can write vivid and compelling character Descriptions That Leap Off The Page!"Portraying a character's internal thoughts and feelings using facial expressions has always been an important element of fiction writing.

This unique reference book is jam-packed with words and phrases gathered from thousands of bestselling novels. However, constructing these types of descriptions was often a tedious process, usually resulting in bland, boring sentences.

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Thesaurus of the Senses

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#ad - It's an indispensable tool for writers, storytellers, teachers, communicators, bloggers, students, poets, editors, and word lovers alike — anyone wanting to add more spark to his or her writing. Throughout history, in literature, speeches, the timely use of the apt word has held enormous sway, and texts.

It collects some of the best English sensory words in one place to enliven your writing and help you build persuasive description. The difference between the almost right word and the right word is the difference between a lightning bug and lightning, Mark Twain once wrote. How is it that some words hold such power? One thing we know: great words often engage the senses.

Thesaurus of the Senses #ad - Thesaurus of the senses expands your possibilities to see, touch, hear, taste, and smell to describe the world around you.

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The Dialogue Thesaurus: A Fiction Writer's Sourcebook of Dialogue Tags and Phrases

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Satin Publishing #ad - The book every aspiring fiction Writer Needs On Their Bookshelf!Sometimes the word 'said' just doesn't cut it. This unique sourcebook is filled to the brim with words and phrases gathered from hundreds of bestselling novels. Thankfully, that wait is finally over. Finally, you will be able to open up vistas of endless inspiration and bring your dialogue to life.

Inside you'll discover:# over 500 dialogue and action tags you can use instead of 'said'. More than 2900 adverbs that can be used to describe speech. Thousands of emotion and feeling words in adjective and noun form. A thousand phrases to describe body language and movement. Tons of example sentences to help solidify your understanding.

And best of all, words are sorted in alphabetical order, as well as by category. The dialogue thesaurus' is the first book of its kind; a thesaurus geared towards writers who want to frame their dialogue with compelling and expressive words and phrases. Now there's a way for any writer, regardless of their experience, to craft dialogue tags that add emotion and vibrancy to their storytelling; all while avoiding tired and worn out cliches.

The Dialogue Thesaurus: A Fiction Writer's Sourcebook of Dialogue Tags and Phrases #ad - Dahlia evans has compiled a dialogue thesaurus unlike anything ever published. Sometimes a writer needs something with a little more expressive power; a word or phrase that helps the reader visualize the tonal quality or mood of the character doing the talking. For many years, writers have been eagerly awaiting the publication of a resource to help them with this dilemma.

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The Last Fifty Pages: The Art and Craft of Unforgettable Endings

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Compendium Press #ad - Read this book and you will come away with a thorough knowledge of why great endings work and how to create them for every novel you write. The most important secret of all—resonance. The stew, accrue, Brew, Do brainstorming method. The best way to tie up loose ends. The most common ending mistakes, and how to avoid them.

And more. The last page sells your next book. Mickey spillanewhat are the secrets for writing a great ending for your novel? how do you leave readers so satisfied that they'll want another book by you—right now? What tools and techniques can shape your last fifty pages into a powerful, unforgettable experience?In this book, International Thriller Writers Award winner and #1 bestselling writing teacher James Scott Bell reveals:• The five types of endings.

The Last Fifty Pages: The Art and Craft of Unforgettable Endings #ad - What needs to happen in Act 3. How to use the Ah and Uh-Oh emotional wallops. A simple technique for crafting twist endings. The first page of a book sells that book.

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Strong Verbs for Fiction Writers Indie Author Resources Book 2

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Valerie Howard Books #ad - Strong Verbs for Fiction Writers Indie Author Resources Book 2 #ad - A list of 1, 000 verbsare you searching for stronger verbs for your works of fiction?Aren't we all?This booklet contains a list of 1, 000 strong verbs to help you replace the weaker verbs in your fiction writing as you self-edit your work. Ready to weed out the weak verbs and not-so-helpful adverbs in your writing and replace them with strong verbs?Let's get started!Indie Author Resources Book 2.

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How To Write A Page-Turner: Craft a Story Your Readers Can't Put Down

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Writer's Digest Books #ad - Learning the craft of writing can sometimes feel like a paint by numbers approach--connect compelling character A to plot event B. When it's missing, scenes feel inconsequential, plots drag, and characters meander. To avoid writing that's formulaic, predictable, and slow, How to Write a Page Turner will help you sew the threads of tension tight for an unforgettable story.

How To Write A Page-Turner: Craft a Story Your Readers Can't Put Down #ad - It keeps readers guessing and characters on their toes. Infuse your fiction with the powerful Tug of Tension! Tension is the heart of conflict, the backbone of uncertainty, the hallmark of danger. You'll learn how to:recognize the essential tension elements of danger, it also delves deeper, and withholding, dialogue, uncertainty, and well-chosen words to build tension in expositionWhile this book walks you through the key areas that need tension building, and add them to your fictionCreate levels of tension in your characters through flaws, conflict, and moreBuild tension at energetic markers throughout the plotUse intimate imagery, power struggles, from character to plot, strong sentences, analyzing exceptional examples from contemporary fiction's most gripping page-turners.

When you've got tension in place, stories leave readers breathless and wanting more. So as you dive into the inner conflicts of a character's deepest psyche, to the mechanics of how you reveal information to the reader, you'll also discover how to craft a story your readers can't put down! .

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Write Great Fiction - Plot & Structure: Techniques and Exercises for Crafting and Plot That Grips Readers from Start to Finish

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Writer's Digest Books #ad - Craft an engaging plot how does plot influence story structure? what's the difference between plotting for commercial and literary fiction? How do you revise a plot or structure that's gone off course? With Write Great Fiction: Plot & Structure, you'll discover the answers to these questions and more.

Write Great Fiction - Plot & Structure: Techniques and Exercises for Crafting and Plot That Grips Readers from Start to Finish #ad - . Award-winning author james scott bell offers clear, and practical hands-on guidance, middles, including:techniques for crafting strong beginnings, and ends Easy-to-understand plotting diagrams and charts Brainstorming techniques for original plot ideas Thought-provoking exercises at the end of each chapter Story structure models and methods for all genres Tips and tools for correcting common plot problems Filled with plot examples from popular novels, concise information that will help you create a believable and memorable plot, comprehensive checklists, Write Great Fiction: Plot & Structure gives you the skills you need to approach plot and structure like an experienced pro.

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