When writing, we often hear the words trope and cliché. Understanding the difference between the two is important, as is understanding when to use them effectively in our writing and when to steer well clear! Tropes as tools Tropes are essentially patterns and conventions that provide structure to your storytelling. Frequently unique to a particularContinue reading “Tropes vs Cliches: What’s the difference?”
The weather: cliché or clever? Here’s some hints about deciding what to do with meteorological conditions in your fiction writing.
This is very rough as I penned this while standing in the early morning sun.