* Two-time Wattys Award Winner

* Wattpad Star

* Editor, "The Writer's Guide to Wattpad" (Writer's Digest Books/Penguin Random House)

* Author, "The Writer's Guide to Weapons" (Writer's Digest Books/Penguin Random House)

* @MargaretAtwood contest winner

* Creator, The Writer's Glove (thewritersglove.com)

* Creator, Writer's Block Coffee (thewritecoffee.com)

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  • JoinedJuly 31, 2015



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I use "says" and "said" for dialogue tags. Some readers find this annoying, and that's understandable. I keep it simple because, to me, anything beyond "says" or "said" either modifies the dialogue (...
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