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Description is multi-faceted; learning how to wield it efficiently will make your characters feel authentic and help to draw readers into the fictional world. Brush up on your knowledge in each of these areas to elevate your storytelling and broaden your understanding of how to make every word earn the right to be included in your project. For more expert advice, use the Storyteller’s Roadmap to plan, write, and revise your way to a stunning manuscript.
CharacterizationEmotion Thesaurus Emotion Amplifier Thesaurus Positive Trait Thesaurus Negative Trait Thesaurus Talent And Skill Thesaurus Emotional Wound Thesaurus Physical Feature Thesaurus Occupation Thesaurus Positive Coping Mechanisms
Negative Coping Mechanisms
Character Role Guide
SettingWeather And Earthly Phenomenon Thesaurus Setting Thesaurus
Storytelling Building BlocksWorldbuilding
Setting: Techniques and DevicesSeasons
Light and Shadow
Setting: Resulting EffectsHinting at Backstory
Passage of Time
Tension and Conflict
Character ArcCharacter Motivation Thesaurus