Whenever I’m in editing mode one of the words I cut/prune from my manuscript is “look”. Look isn’t a bad word, but my characters tend to look here and look there. They look all over the place.
Thirteen Words To Replace Look
2. Ogle – I do love this word!
Writers, what word/s do you tend to overuse in a manuscript? Readers, does repeated use of the same word throw you out of a story?