192 Chapter 19. What Is Style, and How Do I Get Some? In This Chapter · Define "style" in writing · Explore the 3C's of all effective writing styles: consistency, coherence, and clarity · Analyze different writing styles · Explore myths about writing styles "Every style that is not boring is good," wrote the French writer Voltaire. All good writing shares one common quality: It has style --no matter what form the writing takes. In this chapter, you explore the elements of writing style. Along the way, you analyze different writing styles to find the ones that