The Emotion Thesaurus

Inside The Emotion Thesaurus, you'll find: emotion entires that list body language, thoughts, and visceral responses for each, a breakdown of the biggest emotion-related writing problems and how to overcome them, body language and action ...

The Emotion Thesaurus

The Emotion Thesaurus

"One of the biggest problem areas for writers is conveying emotion to the reader in a unique, compelling way. When showing our characters' feelings, we often grab onto the first idea that comes to mind, and our characters end up smiling, shrugging, nodding, and frowning far too much. Need some inspiration to get you beyond the basics? Inside The Emotion Thesaurus, you'll find: emotion entires that list body language, thoughts, and visceral responses for each, a breakdown of the biggest emotion-related writing problems and how to overcome them, body language and action cues that address both acute and suppressed forms of emotion, suggestions for each emotion that cover a range of intensity, from mild to extreme, description tips on emotion, dialogue, characters, and setting. Now expanded to include 55 new entries"--

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The Emotion Thesaurus
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Angela Ackerman, Becca Puglisi
Categories: Creative writing
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-14 - Publisher:

"One of the biggest problem areas for writers is conveying emotion to the reader in a unique, compelling way. When showing our characters' feelings, we often grab onto the first idea that comes to mind, and our characters end up smiling, shrugging, nodding, and frowning far too much. Need some
The Emotional Wound Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Psychological Trauma
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Becca Puglisi , Angela Ackerman
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-25 - Publisher: JADD Publishing

Readers connect to characters with depth, ones who have experienced life’s ups and downs. To deliver key players that are both realistic and compelling, writers must know them intimately—not only who they are in the present story, but also what made them that way. Of all the formative experiences in
100 Common Misconceptions about the Emotion Thesaurus
Language: en
Pages: 44
Authors: Adam Masey
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03 - Publisher: Lennex

In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Expression." Don't say we didn't warn you: these reviews are known to shock with their unconventionality or intimacy. Some may
The Occupation Thesaurus
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Becca Puglisi, Angela Ackerman
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-19 - Publisher:

What if there was a shortcut for helping readers get to know your characters? Would you take it? Characters are as complex as people and revealing their inner layers without chunky blocks of pace-stopping description is a challenge. The Occupation Thesaurus can help you unlock one of the best tools
Revise to Write
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Kim McDougall
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-19 - Publisher: Kim McDougall

Whether you choose the self-publishing route or a traditional publisher, good revision skills are essential for every writer. Publishers are looking for print-ready quality. They have little time or money to invest on editing. For the independent author, good revision skills are even more important when reviews for poor editing

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