Category Archives: Word Lists

Young, Young, Young … Too Many Instances of “Young” in Your WIP?

👶 Too many repetitions of “young” in your #WIP?🧒 Try these alternatives. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/young/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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Capitonyms + Story Prompts = A Great Creative Team

💪 Are you ready for a few mental calisthenics? https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/capitonyms/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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How to Slash the Word Count of Your Novel: Part 11

🔪 Do you want to cut extraneous words from your WIP? https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/word-count-11/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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How to Slash the Word Count of Your Novel: Part 10

👉 Here’s how hack away some of the extraneous words. 🪓 https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/word-count-10/ Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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Old, Old, Old … Too Many Instances of “Old” in Your WIP?

👵 Too many instances of “old” in your WIP?👴🏿 This blog post will help you replace them. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/old/ #Words #WritingTips #WritingCommunity #WritersLife

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How to Slash the Word Count of Your Novel: Part 9

🥽 Is your WIP swimming in clichés and idioms? Here’s how to drown them. https://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/word-count-8/ 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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More Than 100 Ways to Say “Interesting”: A Word List for Writers

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

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More Than 200 Ways to Say “Smart”

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

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

😒 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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