How to Write Vivid Scenes: Show, Don’t Tell | Tips for writing vivid scenes by showing, rather than telling. A must watch for writers who haven’t quite grasped the Show, Don’t Tell technique.

How to Write Vivid Scenes: Show Don’t Tell

(Video Transcript) What does “show don’t tell” mean? “Show Don’t Tell”. Classic writing rule. We’ve all heard it. But do we really understand it as well as we think we do? Show Don’t Tell means using evocative language—language that creates strong mental images—rather than matter-of-fact language, which expresses details as cold facts. Imagine for a … Read moreHow to Write Vivid Scenes: Show Don’t Tell