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Work of Art: The Craft of Creativity by James Hegarty
Price: Free! Words: 29,830. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(4.00 from 1 review)
Creativity is real. We can all be creative. There’s no entry fee, no requirements, no external expectations, no limits. In this book, Hegarty takes apart the creative process and shows everyone how to take their ideas from inspiration to completion. WORK OF ART is about the craft of creativity - the work process - that turns great ideas into something awesome and real-world.
Don't Chew on the Sharp End of the Pencil by Brad OH
Price: Free! Words: 22,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of writing stories to inspire authors and help laypeople find the writer within.
Brave Artist: Getting The Work Done by Jeannie Thomma
Price: Free! Words: 26,650. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help(4.00 from 1 review)
Brave Artist shines a light on the courage that is required to pursue the artistic path. Written as a series of questions, it is a powerful guide for readers who are in search of a way to identify and remove the creative blocks that keep them stuck. At its core, Brave Artist is a book about belief, and the mindset that is required to own and take full responsibility for your creative power.
How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method by Randy Ingermanson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,390. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Randy Ingermanson. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Are you writing a novel, but having trouble getting your first draft written? Take a look at the wildly popular Snowflake Method—a battle-tested series of ten steps that jump-start your creativity and help you quickly map out your story. All around the world, novelists are using the Snowflake Method right now to ignite their imaginations and get their first drafts down on paper.
Story Crisis, Story Climax 1: How to Use Film Structure to Plan Your Novel by Stephen J. Carter
Price: Free! Words: 53,040. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Why spend years learning how to write stories by trial and error? Let "Story Crisis, Story Climax 1" teach you how. You will accelerate your learning curve by observing, in a range of film stories, how the Inciting Incident, Turning Points, Midpoint, and Crisis Climax work in relationship to each other, the story itself, and others of its genre. Crack the storytelling code!
See What You Think, How to Work Better and Faster With VisiMap by Norah Bolton
Price: Free! Words: 50,250. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
A how- to guide using VisiMap or any mind mapping software to enhance productivity in business and personal life.
Book V:The Brain by Sari Grove
Series: Grove Health Science. Price: Free! Words: 26,470. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Current original manuscript describing the brain parts to body parts connections...Lack of sightedness...Workplace injuries...Book 5 of Grove Health Science Series...Manuscript is updated as new information becomes available...DIY Chemo for cancer...DIY Mammography...
Inciting Incident: How to Begin Your Story and Engage Audiences Right Away by H. R. D'Costa
Series: Story Structure Essentials. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,850. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
This guide will teach you all you need to know about the inciting incident--your secret weapon against boring your audience. You’ll learn about the 4 key traits of the inciting incident; when to keep it off-screen; its connection to genre; 4 ways to handle what happens afterwards; how it can help you edit; and strategies for writing your first pages. Plus, 10 case studies from blockbuster movies!
Eu quero um refil! by Mario Persona
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Nesta coletânea de crônicas de vida, carreira e negócios Mario Persona analisa também aspectos da vida e das perspectivas humanas. Em uma mescla de temas que vão de marketing a inclusão, Mario Persona passeia pelos hemisférios cerebrais trazendo grandes sacadas para você encarar sua vida e carreira com muito mais inteligência e bom humor.
Somethin' from Nothin': The Four Dimensions of Creativity by Joe Johnston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,490. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013 by Rhythm Rascal Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity(5.00 from 1 review)
Author Joe Johnston, inventor of McDonald's famous Happy Meal, sees untapped creativity in everyone, and he can help. This helpful and inspiring how-to of "making stuff" is for artists, parents, homemakers, musicians, and everyone else who wants to be as creative as they can be. Johnston shares The Four Dimensions of highly creative living.
StoryLaunch! by Brad Waters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,290. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Our lives are full of stories and beliefs that color who we are and what we believe is possible. StoryLaunch! contains over 55 journaling exercises and personal growth strategies to help you understand who you are at your core. It's a one-of-a-kind project that encourages you to embrace your uniqueness, live from your strengths, and fuel your life's next chapter!
Ideas With Legs - How To Create Brilliant Ideas And Bring Them To Life by Nils Vesk
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 70,900. Language: Australian English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
How would your life change if you came up with ’that brilliant idea’? From idea generation to overcoming roadblocks, Ideas With Legs makes it possible for anyone to unlock and realise powerful ideas, one step at a time. Whether you’re a corporate high flyer, a backyard inventor or a stay-at home parent this book will arm you with all the tools and tricks you need to give your ideas legs.
Answering the Creative Call by Kim Antieau
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,950. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Most of us hear the call to create. But sometimes our will falters. This inspiring book shows you how to set the stage for your creativity and get your mind right. Kim reveals the secrets of perseverance and cultivating a can-do attitude. With practical advice on how to get started and how to keep going, this luminous book will enhance all aspects of your creative life.
The Savvy Blogger's Manual by Linda Dominique Grosvenor
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity(5.00 from 1 review)
In The Savvy Bloggers Manual the author has harvested together information that she's acquired during her 16 years as a bestselling author, brand promoter and business owner. You'll learn the importance of networking, how to drive traffic to your website and she even shares how she landed a national television feature on The Today show in 2011.
The Ultimate Guide to Journaling by Hannah Braime
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Learn all you need to know about journaling: a powerful, effective tool for self-therapy, self-awareness, and a better relationship with yourself and others.
Naked Visionary - Seize Your Sparks of Inspiration... by Faith Lynella
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 227,530. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability(5.00 from 1 review)
Naked Visionary reveals the influences, rewards, and obstacles that characterize the visionary path. It also describes the inner journey that is a crucial as solving the practical challenges. It is written on 3 parallel levels: 1) The challenges and stages (a global view) 2) How to recognize our own sparks of brilliance (the personal view) and 3) How to encourage more vision (the social view).
The Book of Questions by Alma Alexander
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,870. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
This is a book of questions, a manual for finding out what it means to be human. You can ask the questions of yourself to produce a memoir. If you write fiction, you can use them to help you define your characters, make them come alive on the page and in your readers' imaginations. This book is valuable -- and potentially explosive. Just remember that questions are potent. Handle with care.
What Would You Do If There Was Nothing You Had To Do? by Winslow Eliot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,830. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Through practices, meditations, and improvisations, the author takes you on a journey that activates the search and discovery of your soul’s purpose. This is done through 22 stages of the traditional Fool’s journey, and using a wide variety of wisdom-sources and practical exercises, including Sufism, Buddhism, Taoism, anthroposophy, mystical Christianity, Jungian psychology,and mythology.
How I Sold 80,000 Books: Book Marketing for Authors (Self Publishing through Amazon and Other Retailers) by Alinka Rutkowska
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,900. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity(5.00 from 1 review)
If you are looking for book marketing tips for your self-published book, "How I Sold 80,000 Books" is for you. It will show you all the steps needed to get readers, the type of book marketing for authors that works, kindle publishing guidelines and best practices. Author marketing is something that can be learnt. In this guide you will find my "4Ps" system, which allowed me to sell 80,000 books.
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