Describing the way your character dresses is a part of characterisation in the story you are about to write. The way you portray your character’s dressing will or must coincide with some other things that goes on in their life. That’s why this post is aimed at discussing Haute Couture. Haute Couture is when a ..
Describing A typical Christmas day in Nigeria Sight New clothes on children, busy women, men gathering to gist, fume from small generators in case there is no power supply, chicken being killed, blood of chicken, women and young girls having new hairstyles, young ladies moving on bikes to visit family or boyfriend, young ladies being ..
Armed Robbery Sight Heavy Gun, Fierce looking people, armless clothes, masked people, black or[and] red, hand gloves, canvas, Cutlass or any other weapon, blood when someone is shot, sweaty bodies and cloth, marks of human body on the floor, people hiding in ridiculous, some people taking video coverage, people wetting their pant, hands on head, ..
Bushes Sight Dancing leaves, few dispersed trees, different shades of green, dry leaves around trees, birds, insects, rodents running about, wastes Sound Whooshing leaves, silence, once-in-a-while cracking of tree limbs and leaves, rustling dry leaves, rusting leaves. Smell Chlorophyll, decaying rubbish, coolness Feeling Peace, serenity, choked &nb..
During Rainy Period in a poor character houses and area Sight Greyness of the sky, water splashing from roof Leaky roofs for some People running to pack their clothes and foodstuffs People pouring dirt from dustbins into drainages Women and children scrambling about to drop buckets and big bowl under roofs Fallen soaked clothes Arrow-like ..
High Cost Estate Sound Day Mothers calling children to hurry for school, cars driving noiselessly through street, bikes coming in once-in-a-while, early morning music, dogs barking. Few intruders in the afternoon, cars cruising, occasional noises from children Night Music blasting, faint voices of people arguing, Occasional noises, early silence in the night, car driving in ..
Use this to guide your way as you write about market. Sights Baskets of big pepper, neat cone shape of food stuffs, women putting on blouses, women wearing dirty blouses, old benches, wet ground, market sellers without stalls, people pushing shell barrow, beggars, hooligans, untarred road, traders pulling people or gesturing to them to buy ..