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What are the features of a Diary entry?
First person - Use pronouns such as I,
We, Us, We´re, I´m. This will make you
feel part of the story
Chronological order- Start with events
that happened early in the day, and end
with events that took place in the evening.
Opinion/Point of view
Understand that eventually the diary
will become your best friend, silent
confessor, or witness.
Put the date or some sequence
information in the diary, maybe at the
top of the page.
Start writing the diary only if you
really have interest in it.
What should i write ??
Give detailed information about
places, objects, people and events.
Avoid describing what is not needed!
Talk about events that involved you,
or your family, or close friends.
Avoid talking about strangers, and
events you were not involved in.
Don´t be afraid to write about
your feelings and emotions.
Áfter all, it´s a personal diary
and you share everything with
The last point !!