Avoiding the Syntax Sin Tax
Are your words weak? Does your prose lack pizzazz? Â A little onomatopoeia can add a lot of KAPOW. Â Author Constance Hale says that a well-placed simile lifts writing off the page like a big…lift-off helper. She’ll discuss the musicality of language and how to get over commitment phobia when choosing interjections–gasp!–and verbs.
- Constance Hale, author of Sin and Syntax: How to Craft Wicked Good Prose