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Questions tagged description

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Describing the taste of food 3 answers · last activity 2 months ago by user avatar Grace
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Detail vs. filler 7 answers · last activity about 1 month ago by user avatar Amadeus
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Spicing up a moment of peace 5 answers · last activity 2 months ago by user avatar _X_
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Everyone is beautiful 4 answers · last activity 2 months ago by user avatar Galastel
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How much description is too much? 2 answers · last activity 2 months ago by user avatar Galastel
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How do we end a description properly? 3 answers · last activity about 1 month ago by user avatar Mark Baker
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Ways of describing new characters? 4 answers · last activity 2 months ago by user avatar Osiris93
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How to create space 3 answers · last activity 2 months ago by user avatar M.A
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