controlling the flow of information.
You can also get feedback and help on writing tension into your scenes in our ...
Of course, one way is with good characters, but you also do so by ensuring that ...
64 thoughts on “Creative Writing Exercise: Build Tension” .... one way to improve
it is to use more short sentences, especially around her getting kidnapped.
Apr 11, 2012 ... A deceptive cadence like that is just one way to build tension. ... it's the kind of
thing that can be added to a song once the writing is complete.
Jerz > Writing > Creative > How to Write a Short Story (Dennis Jerz and Kathy
Kennedy) ... Set up the Plot; Create Conflict and Tension; Build to a Crisis or a
Climax .... breathing, multi-faceted character, it is important to know way more
about the .... The above paragraph is confusing, because it is not clear when one
May 21, 2011 ... In creative writing, however, there is good repetition and bad repetition. ... It can
also create a sense of tension, atmosphere and emotion. ... It works the same
way as children's stories, repeating one emphasised word two or ...
Clearly, suspense is a vital tool, yet most books on writing only mention it in ... If
the story falters or drags, it's generally because of lack of tension and ..... until the
climactic scene where the story problem is finally resolved one way or another.
Packing a punch: how a writer's use of language can create effects! ... of the way
in which an author's use of words and phrases can influence a reader. ... a well-
targeted response will be specific to just one particular word or phrase and will ...
up the tension, and thus the reader's emotional engagement with the writing,...
Explain, comment on and analyse how writers use language and structure to
achieve effects and .... awarded one mark since it does not look at language
techniques. Level 1 – 1 mark ... feeling of panic, the way he links the sentences.
.... is worth 15 marks, and the only part credited is 'builds tension well' as it shows
How does the writer create tension and suspense in this extract? ... Then, if
possible, link to one or two other examples of tension and suspense in other
parts of ...