We can distinguish our friends and family by voice, and we know when we hear a stranger’s voice. But what makes a distinctive voice in writing?
As you develop as a writer and work to perfect your craft, what you're aiming to improve as you practice and progress is your written fluency.
While a good, professional (human) editor is invaluable to your book – the purchase of manuscript editing software can be another prudent investment.
For laughs, scares, tears, and thrills, nothing brings out emotions and draws in your readers like the little details.
There’s a powerful engine in your book, it’s just a bit hard to find. It’s in every word, it drives plot and characters and everything else.
When you add detail to your writing, you are painting with words, and you can use all the colors! Sensory language is the key.