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Q&A How can I make a character's emotions bolder and more obvious without overemphasizing?

How can I make a character's emotions bolder and more obvious without overemphasizing? On SE I asked a similar question about how to emphasize more. But I want to find a good balance that won't en...

1 answer  ·  posted 1mo ago by Austin Overton‭  ·  last activity 27d ago by Mithical‭

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Q&A Are too many exclamations wrong?

Exclamations, I feel, are a good way to describe tone without actually writing the tone. But most of the time I end up (as per reviewers) with too many of exclamations. Many also say that too man...

2 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by Karan Desai‭  ·  last activity 4y ago by System‭

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Q&A What are good guidelines and practices for word emphasis? [closed]

I struggle on what to highlight, and when to use quote marks. I also exaggerate specific words. Example: Please Sign-out and Click "Delete my sign-in info" before logging back in. Please pr...

2 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by Myles Bible‭  ·  last activity 4y ago by System‭

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Q&A Different ways to emphasize

My previous question was "Are paragraph spacing used for emphasis?" and that got me thinking even deeper about emphasizing. I'd like to emphasize to create tension and make the reader continue rea...

1 answer  ·  posted 5y ago by Sweet_Cherry‭  ·  last activity 4y ago by System‭

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Q&A Are paragraph spaces used for emphasis?

I am writing a story and I have these 3 sentences that elaborate on the ending of a first page. This way the reader will continue to read my story. My question is, am I allowed to place paragraph ...

1 answer  ·  posted 5y ago by Sweet_Cherry‭  ·  last activity 4y ago by System‭