Rules of Proper Dialogue

Rules of Proper Dialogue

A Lesson by Steven J. McCarathy
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How to use Proper Dialogue

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Rule One- Each speaker must have their own line or paragraph


Rule Two- Limit the use of Dialogue Tags such (he said she said)


Rule Three- Let your character's actions speak for them (Remember your character's actions can speak volumes about the character themselves)


Rule Four- Use lots and lots of quotation marks


Warning if you don't follow these rules precisely your readers could become bored and confused


Trust me if you follow these rules precisely you will see difference yourself



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Steven J. McCarathy
Steven J. McCarathy

Mentone, IN