Weaving Journalistic Detail into Descriptions of Places
Details don’t only my your destinations come alive—they move your story forward at the same time.
52 minutes of video
52 minutes of audio
21 pages of transcript
Setting the scene in your pieces can be the single hardest block of text for so many of us to write! How do we be “creative” or write that “flowery” stuff?
The key to writing a description of a place that (1) doesn’t take you forever and push you into a type of writing you may not be so comfortable with, and (2) actually belongs in the piece your writing and shows your writing chops off to your editor (especially in a pitch) is a strong foundation in journalistic detail.
We explore how it works with evocative verbal depictions of places in this webinar.