3 Ways To Show A Text Conversation In A Book – And One Right Way

I was presenting at a writing seminar Saturday and this came up, so I’m reposting it so they can find it easily.

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2 thoughts on “3 Ways To Show A Text Conversation In A Book – And One Right Way

  1. Hmmm… Hadn’t really thought about how to do this one. Now I’ll have to create a story that includes such a conversation, of course! Thanks for the challenge, Dan!

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