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mellowcandle
mellowcandle
because that's what I need to focus on instead of actually getting the fic written
Here's a really dumb, inconsequential question.

If you have characters watching TV (actually it's on in the background, in this case), and you want the dialogue on TV to be easily distinguished from the dialogue between the characters watching, would you put the TV dialogue in italics, or would that be annoying?



Currently I have the entire paragraph in italics, not just the dialogue, to separate the action, too, but I think that's completely wrong and, well, looks stupid.

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cal_reflector From: cal_reflector Date: December 20th, 2011 03:43 am (UTC) (Link)
I won't know without reading it, but... I use italics to distinguish TV, Radio, and inner thoughts. Though I rarely use inner thoughts now.
mellowcandle From: mellowcandle Date: December 20th, 2011 04:33 pm (UTC) (Link)
Yeah, inner thoughts is another of those bad habits I've tried to grow out of.
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