Writing Tools: WEbook Writing Secrets
If you find yourself using an excessive amount of adverbs,
take a look at your verbs. Often, you can
tighten your writing by dropping adverbs and picking a more powerful verb. Adverbs have a time and a place, but they shouldn't shoulder work that could be done by your verbs.
"Alex knocked loudly." vs. "Alex hammered his fist against the door." Which sentence packs more punch?
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The winner of the June Challenge: Little Vines is....
The following five are this month's runners up:
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Our judges said:
"This was a difficult challenge. There were some excellent entries that would otherwise have placed, but were more of a big vine than a little vine..."
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