How to Improve Your Voice


Part 2 of ‘How to Improve Your Voice’. Reblogged.

MorganOfTheFey

This “How to” post is a continuation of my post on Friday about the use of voice for an author. That post explains why it’s so important and how to tell if you need to work on your voice, so if you missed it, feel free to go back and read it first! If you’ve already seen it, here are the promised Five Ways to Improve Your Voice:

1. Practice

I know, I know. This could (and probably should) be the first step for just about any skill. That doesn’t make it any less important however, especially for this particular skill. If you want to get better at describing setting, you can do research and visit places and talk to locals and do all sorts of fun, active things. Same thing with writing better characters—interview real people, do the sort of (legal) things your character would do, take your character…

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About caroleparkes

My husband calls me a butterfly because I flit from one hobby to another. Apart from being a wife for 52 years, a mother of three sons, and a grandmother, I'm also an author, genealogist, amateur artist, a lover of most needlecrafts, and occasional poet. Of the above, my most enduring interest has been writing and I hope to be doing it well into old age.
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