June 4, 12:00 -2:00
Understanding & Effectively Using Tone in Your Writing
Writers of both fiction and nonfiction use tone in their work to portray a variety of emotions ranging from solemn, grave, and critical to witty, wry and humorous. Tone helps the reader ascertain the writer’s feelings toward a particular topic which then, influences the reader’s understanding of the story. How the reader feels about it, is often referred to as the mood. In this 2-hour class, through instruction and analysis of writing samples, author JC Lynne will show writers the difference between tone and mood and how to effectively incorporate them in their writing. Learn more.