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.Read the full post at Wordplay.
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.