A Simple Guide To Showing Vs. Telling

How to avoid description becoming a great big info dump.

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One of the first things a new fiction writer hears when they start to show their work to other people for feed back is to show instead of tell.

Show vs. Tell is so ubiquitous in the writing world that it’s often given as a rule just like that. Just three little words. Show don’t…




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Shaunta Grimes

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