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A detail in that story

by Sondra Zeidenstein

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Published by Chicory Blue Press in Goshen, Conn .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSondra Zeidenstein.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3576.E368 D48 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 53 p. ;
Number of Pages53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL355766M
ISBN 101887344055
LC Control Number98015562
OCLC/WorldCa38856127

Alright. So, you see a situation when you're reading, you want to know what exactly happened. Take a film for instance. Like.."Divergent". At first it was a book, there was TONS of detail in it. So much detail and interest in the book that it became a "big hit" film. When people read the story Divergent, they could see a film in. And I can highly recommend the practice as a way to remind writers and editors to look at details and description in a fresh way. Vacations are also a marvelous way to recharge your soul’s batteries, but you already knew that. But as for details, the right ones can add depth and emotion and color to story. They can tease the reader’s senses.

  Is it rundown? But bring in other details of the setting only as they become relevant to the character in the progression of the story. Generally speaking, in a plot- or character-based story, keep descriptive detail to a minimum. Choose a few details that help readers picture the scene without overwhelming them with decor, color schemes, etc.   Now, for the first time, a member of JFK’s Secret Service detail reveals the inside story of the assassination, the weeks and days that led to it and its heartrending aftermath. This extraordinary book is a moving, intimate portrait of dedication, courage, and loss/5().

For Rozlyn Linder, watching students grow as learners was the only thing more inspiring than watching teachers grow as professionals. As a literacy specialist, a blogger, a high-demand consultant, the author of the Heinemann title The Big Book of Details, and author of the bestselling Chart Sense series, Roz loved to help colleagues take complicated research and turn it into classroom-ready /5(40).   RS: Today we have many books about Black kids experiencing police brutality; it’s practically a subgenre of young adult literature. But a white person, a Nat Hentoff, couldn’t tell that story today. BH: There are a lot of questions about whose story, and whose rules are being broken.


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Record the way a woman in the grocery story wears her hair in a particular style or the unusual gait of an elderly person crossing the street.

All of these details might be useful as you write. Work with the five senses. Stories should include details that touch on all five senses. A story within a story is a type of literary device used mostly to add multiple perspectives and richness of detail to a work, and is commonly called either a "frame story" or a "nested story.".

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Good stories reflect good choices or, as former news director and Poynter faculty member Scott Libin says, “selection rather than. In composition, a detail is a particular item of information (including descriptive, illustrative, and statistical information) that supports an idea or contributes to an overall impression in an essay, report, or other kind of : Richard Nordquist.

Every character, location and event in a story needs to be introduced and explained to an audience. Every relevant detail has to be explained, and that explanation is the element of a story which enchants a reader more than any other.

It is the essence of storytelling. The way you explain the details of your story is vital to building and maintaining a satisfied readership, but often what you. TM ® & © Scholastic Inc. All Rights Reserved. Do share all interesting and important details with readers, but do it artfully, by sowing it into the action of the plot and the development of the character, making all the details you share matter to the story, making them mean more than just words about brick and mortar.

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It would be correct to say ‘Read this chapter in detail.’ ‘Give me the specific details of the time and venue of the party that we are going to attend.’ would be correct as well. So, the former way is the correct way of saying it in your case.The book includes a wealth of detail on living conditions aboard ships at that time.

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