TEXTURE THESAURUS

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HELPFUL TIP:

Textures are an excellent way to bring readers deeper into the scene. As you freshly describe textures found in the setting, readers will be reminded of their own past experiences. Used in conjunction with colors and patterns or shapes, the object associated with this texture can become easier to imagine, especially when dealing with something abstract.
COMPARISONS:

NATURAL:
Waves hitting the shore
Foam on plants from spittle bugs
Fresh cow's milk
White caps or breakers
Scum on ponds
Fish egg clusters
A beta fish's bubble nest
Bubbles trapped in water
Saliva
Algae blooms
Vomit

MAN-MADE:
Root bear foam
Freshly poured beer
Bubble bath
Hot tub bubbles
Shampoo lather
Spray cleaners
Soap suds
Fake spray snow for windows
Whipped cream
Mousse
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