Editor’s Corner: Chicago, MLA, APA, AP, Oh My!

Wondering what the difference is for writing styles? Heard of Chicago style? Know what APA is but not AP and MLA has you confused beyond reason? Take a look below at what the different styles are for writing and how uses what and when. Chicago Manual of Style (CMOS) Chicago Manual of Style also known […]

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I write, I write fiction and non fiction alike. I prefer fiction of the horror variety. My very first book I both owned and read was Desperation by Stephen King. Dad was a bit of a King fan to say the least. I’m worse than him, I’m more than a King fanatic and that’s making an understatement (you should see my collection! It collapses book shelves, ask the husband).

Fictional Dialogue and Quotation Marks

What’s appropriate and what’s not? Well, generally, there are three ways to quote long fictional dialogue that spans numerous pages.

The first way is to use open and closed quotations on each paragraph with no indentation.