All About Writing in Third Person



Third person (he, she, they) is one of the standard points of view for writing fiction. In this video, I’ll explore the advantages and disadvantages of this perspective, along with some other concerns unique to this POV, including:


+ Limited vs. Omniscient

+ Narrative distance and tone

+ Multiple perspectives

+ Head-hopping

+ Third-person present tense

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