In the same way you describe people and feelings. You want the place to be seen in the readerâ€™s mind as vividly as if they where there. It also has to do with â€œshow donâ€™t tellâ€ that is so desirable for a good author. You want your readers to feel it, touch it, see it, taste it and smell it. Every time you can use a combination of the senses or all of them in your book, you have the best description ever.
Here are some ideas that will help inspire your own:
The sea of golden waves spread before my eyes while the breeze (more…)