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Mega Prompt Book: 600 Prompts To Get You Writing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,220. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The Mega Prompt Book is a book for all writers of every genre. It includes over 600 writing prompts and the articles "40 Ways to Beat Writers Block" and "7 Obstacles to Writing and How to Overcome Them."
Tips For New Writers
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Price: Free! Words: 10,610. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The goal of writing fiction should be to tell a story so compelling the reader has a hard time putting the book down. Over the course of eight years and forty-six romances, Ruth Ann Nordin has picked up some practical tips for improving the storytelling craft. Topics included in this short book are genre, character, setting, backstory, point of view, and encouragement.
Writing in the Age of Narcissism
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This essay traces how the narcissism epidemic affects writers, including our gestures of post-modernism and irony, and proposes an alternative way to be a more positive writer, critic and reader.
Journaling: The Super Easy Five Minute Basics To Journaling Like A Pro In 30 Days
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Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Keeping a journal is a very useful path towards self-improvement. However, this is only when journaling becomes a habit, and not something that is done just once. Essentially, journaling works its wonders because the habit “forces” people to spend time on themselves. Turning your attention to your own thoughts creates a therapeutic activity, giving you time to reflect and heal.
Evernote for Writers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Will Evernote help you write a novel? How about a screenplay? Best selling author Clint Morey tells how he uses Evernote in his writing.
397 Journal Writing Prompts & Ideas : Your Secret Checklist To Journaling Like A Super Pro In Five Minute
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Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Journaling is basically the act of recording your thoughts and feelings by jotting them down on a daily basis. This art has been around for hundreds of years now, and has been used by most people as a means to relieve stress and express themselves. Get the book for more journaling tips and prompts now!
Effective Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The ability to communicate effectively in writing is a requirement of many career paths and a great advantage to have. This helpful guide, written by well-published author, Dr Neil Thompson offers an excellent foundation for building your writing skills. This is an ideal resource for anyone who needs to get their message across in writing.
Story Sensei Characterization worksheet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Create memorable, three-dimensional characters
When it’s Write to Murder your Characters: And why you must never waste a death
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This essay discusses the right way to murder your characters—and how to avoid the kind of deaths that will bury your story along with your victim.
Writing for the Ages: Writing for every age from picture books to YA
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This essay describes how to write for different age levels—from board books for babies to new adults in their early 20s.
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 9. On Publishing.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This Little Book aims simply to be a guide to new writers on the subject of publishing. Today, publishing is a rapidly changing market. Each different form is discussed and the difference in the requirements of each is addressed. There are valuable lists of publishers in the various categories. There is also invaluable information about the use of agents and editors and how to find them.
Story Sensei Heroine's Journey Worksheet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Make your story resonate with readers on a deeper emotional level by utilizing the elements of the Heroine’s Journey structure. This worksheet consists of the Heroine's Journey explained in detail, questions for you to answer about your heroine, and examples to explain each stage of the Heroine's Journey.
Conquering Writer's Block and Summoning Inspiration: Learn to Nurture a Lifestyle of Creativity
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,840. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Inspiration is a slippery thing at the best of times. But as a writer, you can’t afford to wait around on Madam Muse’s goodwill. In this encouraging e-book, award-winning author K.M. Weiland shows you how to nurture creativity and put it at your summons, rather than the other way around.
The Beginner's Guide to Self-Publishing a Book
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,060. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The most practical guide for beginners who simply want to understand HOW to self-publish their own book. A step-by-step manual which will lead you through a simple, yet efficient, process and take you from manuscript to published author. Self-publishing means that you can do everything a traditional publisher does... but better.
Emotion Amplifiers
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Price: Free! Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Emotion Amplifiers, a companion to The Emotion Thesaurus, explores 15 common states that galvanize emotion. States like exhaustion, boredom, and pain can push characters to the limit, compromising their decision-making abilities and decreasing the likelihood of them reaching their goals. Emotion Amplifiers is a tool for any writer wishing to amp up the volatility & vulnerability in their stories.
Practical Creative Writing Exercises
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You set the price! Words: 19,120. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Practical Creative Writing Exercises - Exercises To Inspire You To Write That Story You Always Wanted To Write. Practical Creative Writing Exercises is a workbook packed with information and exercises designed to help writers generate great ideas for creative stories. For writers who are stuck for ideas this is a treasure chest packed with practical exercises that really do work.
30 Days to a Stronger novel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: American English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
In 30 short days, author and writing teacher Darcy Pattison helps you revise your novel. Tips, inspirational quotes and revision strategies make the month speed past. The result? We can't guarantee a perfect novel or even a publishable novel. But if you do the Walk the Talk sections, we can guarantee a stronger novel.
Haiku Poems about Winter Snow and Frost (How to Write Haiku)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 910. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by Juicy Words Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Haiku verses are a traditional form of Japanese poetry. Haiku poems are used to describe emotional reactions to nature. This e-book contains an introduction to writing haiku poems. It also includes examples of haiku relating to cold weather and winter.
Structuring Your Novel Workbook: Hands-On Help for Building Strong and Successful Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Award-winning author K.M. Weiland’s previous book, the bestselling Structuring Your Novel, showed writers how to create stories with strong and compelling plot structure. Now it’s time to put those lessons to use! Building upon the principles you’ve already learned, the Structuring Your Novel Workbook presents a guided approach writing solid first drafts and fixing plot problems.
Outlining Your Novel Workbook: Step-by-Step Exercises for Planning Your Best Book
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Award-winning author K.M. Weiland’s previous book, the bestselling Outlining Your Novel, showed writers how to embrace outlines in a way that makes the writing process fun, inspiring, and easy. Now it’s time to put those lessons to use! Building upon the principles you’ve already learned, the Outlining Your Novel Workbook presents a guided approach to getting the bones of your story down on paper.