Sharla Rae’s article, “Dialogue Tags: How to Kill Off Some of the Little Buggers,” is a good source for authors struggling with overuse or creative use of dialogue tags. The article voices a lot about show vs. tell when writing your tags. Not all tags have to be verbal. Many authors forget this little fact. Rae shows authors ways to weed out some tags with examples. It’s a good article to bookmark. Check it out!