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- I've been creative writing all my life, though with various haitus(es) along the way. IFrom 2010 I started this blog and enjoyed sharing writing and other information with everyone. illness and bereavement supplied the more recent hiatus.
Monday, 21 May 2012
Jarring the detail
As writers we are encouraged to add detail to our description to make the scene come alive, so instead of a car we mention the car was blue, a Volkswagen Beetle, perhaps?
But what happens when the detail jars? The novel I am currently reading (and winner of the crime thriller of the year) tells us on one page that:
Posted by scribbleandedit.blogspot.co.uk at 11:43