6 Improv RulesThat Will Improve Your Writing.

In improv, there are no mistakes.

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You never know when your ability to improvise is going to be needed.

As a writer, I use improv to write. Exploring characters and stories through improv and sitting at the computer and thinking about what this character would say or do helps me creatively — Natasha Rothwell.

Here are some ways to use improv rules to help enhance your writing ability.

Fully Commit.

Tell the Truth.

Yes, and!

Show don’t just tell.

Use an active voice.


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Writer for The Los Angeles Times, Salon, The Startup, Tenderly, Fearless She Wrote, MuddyUm. Christineschoenwaldwriter.com

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