Illustrations are useful for helping readers really understand the feeling or situation you’re trying to convey. Here are some examples of how you might illustrate; anything from “falling asleep and waking up from sleep” to “being afraid”.

I will be taking notes from the books I’ll be reading to build this phrase bank.

References: American Gods


    • She twisted her mouth wryly, like she was tasting something she disliked.
  2. FOOD
    • More food than any one person could eat
  3. SLEEP
    • Waking up: “….Someone was shouting, someone was shaking his shoulders, he wanted to say leave me but it came out as a grunt”.
    • Procession of fat black turkeys like a line of mourners.



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