breaking the "rules"

  1. Jay Aitch

    The Do's and Don'ts broken with magnificent effect.

    In recent times, I have read a lot about the faux pas of writing, in particular the use of adverbs, or verbs attached to a character speaking: "and she spoketh most vociferously, verbalising verbosely." All great advice. But I am also reading (for the umpteenth time) The Lord of the Rings...