Write about person

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Write about person

  1. 1. Write About A Person<br />
  2. 2. Formalities<br />1500-2000 words<br />For in-class editing Tues, Oct 12<br />Make available to peer editing groups at least 24 hours before<br />Upload revised copy to dropboxOct 14(midnight)<br />Double space, Times 12 or equivalent<br />
  3. 3. What I am “Looking” for<br />Tightly focused description<br />Detailed evocation of a person<br />May be simply a description of a person, or may tell a story, but must focus on one person clearly.<br />That person can be you<br />“Show” through actions, character traits and dialogue rather than “tell”<br />
  4. 4. How to Achieve That<br />Show, don’t tell<br />Focus on key features or behaviors<br />Use dialogue<br />Observe, observe, reflect, observe<br />Fill the frame<br />

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