Descriptive Essays

 

The art of capturing people, places, events, objects, and feelings in words so that a reader can visualize and respond to them.

 

Objective Description

 

Subjective Description

 

Good descriptive essays balance both objective and subjective description.

 

 

 

Qualities of good description

 

A Possible Outline for Descriptive Essays

 

Introduction

Topic Sentence

 

Overview or Setting

 

Spatial Organization of Details

Top Middle Bottom

 

Conclusion