Author Archives: Kathy Steinemann

About Kathy Steinemann

Kathy Steinemann is a bird lover from the land of Atwood and Shatner. She loves words, especially when they’re frightening or futuristic or funny. Kathy’s website: KathySteinemann.com

How to Slash the Word Count of Your Novel: Part Two

🔪 Trying to slash words in your WIP?💻 Check these tips. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/word-count-2/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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How to Slash the Word Count of Your Novel: Part 1

🕮 Too many words in your WIP?🔪 Here’s how you can slash ’em. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/word-count/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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Redundancy Quiz #6 for Writers

🎯 Redundancy Quiz #6 for Writers🎯 Can you achieve a perfect score? https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/redundancy-quiz-06/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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Important Do’s and Don’ts for Figurative Language

🎨 Similes, metaphors, and personification are common ways to create figurative language, but these techniques can easily be overdone. Try these tips to form evocative images for readers. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/figurative/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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Redundancy Quiz #5 for Writers

🎯 Redundancy Quiz #5 for Writers🎯 Can you achieve a perfect score? https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/redundancy-quiz-05/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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“Moody” Words: A Word List for Writers

😨 😄 😠 😔 😍 🥴Do you need words to describe your characters’ moods? https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/moods/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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Redundancy Quiz #4 for Writers

🎯 Redundancy Quiz #4 for Writers🎯 Can you achieve a perfect score? https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/redundancy-quiz-04/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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Playing with Paraprosdokians

🃏 Time for some fun with phrasing.🤔 Can you outdo these paraprosdokians? https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/paraprosdokians/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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Redundancy Quiz #3 for Writers

🎯 Redundancy Quiz #3 for Writers🎯 Can you achieve a perfect score? https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/redundancy-quiz-03/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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Redundancy Quiz #2 for Writers

🎯 Redundancy Quiz for Writers🎯 Can you achieve a perfect score? https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/redundancy-quiz-02/

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