ellipsis

Hi. I’m a writer. I have an ellipsis problem…

Sometimes a writer will repeat a comfortable device…
Again…
And again…
And again…
What is happening and why?

Juliet and Jon examine a trap that Jon recently fell into—the dreaded ellipsis. Why would that happen? And what to look out for when writing…

 

Book mentioned in the show (Amazon Links. Click and help support the show!):

Gone Girl

Saint Anything

The Great Gatsby (From Freebooks.com)

Luis-Ferdinand Céline’s Journey to the End of Night

One thought on “Hi. I’m a writer. I have an ellipsis problem…

  1. Lee Chilvers

    You know you get those dramatic movies that have moments (usually at the end of the episode) that leaves you mouth-open and music kind of goes “dun dun durrrrr”, that’s what I feel an ellipsis represents…

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