Category Archives: Word Lists

“Moody” Words: A Word List for Writers

๐Ÿ˜จ ๐Ÿ˜„ ๐Ÿ˜  ๐Ÿ˜” ๐Ÿ˜ ๐ŸฅดDo you need words to describe your characters’ moods? https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/moods/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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More Than 100 Ways to Say “Interesting”: A Word List for Writers

๐Ÿค” Too many occurrences of “interesting” in your WIP?๐Ÿงน Sweep them away. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/interesting/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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More Than 200 Ways to Say “Smart”

๐Ÿ’ก Too many instances of “smart” in your WIP?๐Ÿ’ก Try these replacements. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/smart/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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Ways for Writers to Replace “Basically” and “Essentially”

๐Ÿ˜’ You’ll annoy readers if you repeat “basically” or “essentially” too often. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/basically/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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Ways to Say “Thanks” Even When Your World Is Crumbling

We are all passengers on a boat that’s sinking faster every moment. However, we can still be thankful. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/thanks/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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200+ Ways to Say “Surprised”

๐Ÿ˜ฎ Are your characters “surprised” too often? ๐Ÿ˜ฒ๐Ÿ‘‰ Try these alternatives. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/surprised/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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60+ Ways to Replace “That”: A Word List for Writers

๐ŸŒ Has “that” crept into your writing?๐Ÿฆธ Time for the THAT exterminator. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/that/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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60+ Ways to Replace the Adverb “Just”

๐Ÿค” Is your WIP infested with occurrences of “just”?๐Ÿฆธ The exterminator is here. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/just/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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700+ Ways to Describe Villains

๐Ÿ˜’ Villains add tension and intrigue to stories. ๐Ÿง› They abuse, enchant, patronize, and torment. ๐Ÿฆน Try these “villainous” words to describe them. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/villainous/ #Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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More Than 200 Ways to Say “Excited”

๐Ÿ’ƒ Are your characters excited? ๐Ÿ•บ More than 200 ways to show it. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/excited/ #Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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