What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Seeing Is Believing
Engaging the Senses
Its in the Words
Think Like a Writer
abstract idea adjectives and adverbs American author bore readers bring a story character chocolate treats Cliches Coleman Chew-Chew bar color concrete images Conveying sensory images cramped corner stores creative prose describing a character's evoke excerpt from American fairy mountains fictional figurative language implies figures of speech fresh similes frozen waterway gather a hood gray vapors help readers help us picture hemlock hood of gray imagery imagination Jewett Kaatskill mountains laughter Lehane literally lonely look monstrous ladder mountain herbage narrow oblong box Northland Wild Notice how American nouns and verbs novel odour older boys rampaging bear rancid read this excerpt Rip Van Winkle saying scaly as snakeskin sense of sight short story showing and telling sight images Sinclair sled smell stockyards story's strong noun strong verbs Sylvias face taste thors thousand little sounds tornado transferring the qualities tree try to convey try to write twigs held upland melt white heron