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Bona's Bite Size Nuggets: Showing vs Telling

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Release Date: 07/23/2020

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Enjoy fun and substantive discussions about writing with Bona Hayes and Diann Schindler. Conversations for all levels of writers: beginners, intermediate and even advanced. This week: SHOWING VS TELLING. Bona's Bite Size Nuggets recordings are released the third Thursday of every month.

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Bona Hayes

Enjoy fun and substantive discussions about writing.  Conversations for all levels of writers: beginners, intermediate and advanced.

Bona's Bite Size Nuggets recordings are released the fourth Thursday of every month.

This month's topic is SHOWING VS TELLING

For August 2020 the topic will be DIALOGUE.  To get a head start, check out "Your Guide to Writing Better Dialogue."  NY Book Editor

Bona Hayes is an editor who hears the words and cadence of written work much like a conductor hears a symphony. She has an ear for writing and combines it with her professional background in business communications, to edit manuscripts for authors.

She enjoys working with writers to retain their voice and style. Her goal is to identify, engage, and enthuse their target markets.

bonahayes@gmail.com

Put sparkle in your writing!  Bona Hayes Website.

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During this episode, Bona read some good examples of showing from JJ Clarke's "Dared to Run."

I interviewed Bona Hayes in a previous episode  Confessions with Editor Bona Hayes.  

 
 
 
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Music: Rafael Javadov The Amelia Island Sun. and interludes Cerulean Skies by Ilya Truhanov.