DEFTIPS for Diary Writing

DEFTIPS

D- Date and timeE- Emotive language F- First person narrative- use the personal pronoun 'I'.T-Time connectives- Suddenly, in the beginning, earlier, throughout.I-Informal language- you can use slang and informal words.P-Past tense-diaries are always written after the event has happenedS-Salutations-begin your diary with dear diary. Finish your diary with kind regards, or somthing that is similar and suits the style of the diary.