The Optical Illusion of Perspective In Storytelling

Column by Leah Dearborn April 18, 2016
Skilled writers perform a kind of optical illusion of the mind's eye, creating language that matches and expands upon our own real life experiences.

Kill Those Modifiers!

Column by Jon Gingerich January 30, 2013
The overuse of adjectives and adverbs can ruin sentences and flatten descriptive passages.

Writing Powerful Descriptions

Column by Jon Gingerich March 22, 2012
Why the best descriptions are the ones that are easily understood, yet leave a lasting impression on readers’ minds.