https://depts.washington.edu/engl/askbetty/tenses.php

Academic writing generally concerns writing about research. ... the past tense in Example 1.3 emphasizes the finding at the ...

https://www.nownovel.com/blog/writing-tenses-past-present-future/

Jan 26, 2017 ... Understanding how to use writing tenses is challenging. How do you mix past, present and future tense without making the reader giddy?

https://www.novel-writing-help.com/past-tense.html

Not sure whether to write your novel in the past tense or the present tense? Take my advice and stick with the past. Why do I say that? Two reasons…

http://thewritepractice.com/past-tense-vs-present-tense/

One of the first decisions you have to make when you're writing a novel or short story is which tense to use. There are only two viable options: past tense or ...

http://writing2.richmond.edu/writing/wweb/litpres.html

In this example, the verb "twisted" is the only verb that appears in the past tense. It should appear in the present tense, "twists," or the other verbs should be ...

https://writingcenter.unc.edu/tips-and-tools/verb-tenses/

Although it is possible to use the past tense to distance yourself from a study's findings, this appears to be rare, at least in scientific writing.[2] …customers ...

https://theeditorsblog.net/2012/01/31/narrative-tense-right-now-or-way-back-then/

Jan 31, 2012 ... One of the first decisions for a writer beginning a new story is the choice of narrative tense—will the story be a look into past events or will it race ...

https://booksbywomen.org/writing-advice-past-tense-present-tense/

Nov 8, 2013 ... Emma Darwin teaches creative writing and is currently working on her third ... and disadvantages of Present Tense and Past Tense in writing.

https://www.iup.edu/writingcenter/writing-resources/grammar/tense-shifting/

For example, I may be writing an essay about my experiences on a recent trip to ... I can write my paper in the past tense, which is the style most people are used  ...

https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/general_writing/grammar/verb_tenses/verb_tense_consistency.html

Even apparently non-narrative writing should employ verb tenses consistently ... Darkened and sprang up are past tense verbs; announces is present but should  ...