Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Plethora of Pronouns

I'm rewriting a novel I completed several years ago. One of my decisions was to shift it into first person. An observation from that effort: You know the complaint of the repetition of the pronoun I required in first. Get over it. You would not realize how many he-she pronouns we use in third person, until you go through a tense transition. Just as a reader ignores "said," I've found we ignore the number of pronouns, too.

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Regards, Mac
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