Friday, June 28, 2013

Making Adverbs Work For You

Hi all! 

I'm on the road today, talking about adverbs (and how they can actually be helpful) over at Wordplay.

Here's a sneak peek:
We hear it all the time: never use adverbs in your writing. Sound advice, but if we follow it to the extreme, we could miss out on their very useful properties.

As bad a rep as adverbs have, they’re actually pretty handy during a first draft. They allow us to jot down how a character feels or speaks without losing our momentum.
Read the full post at Wordplay.

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