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How to Write Children's Short Stories (for the Middle Reader)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
This book covers the main aspects of craftsmanship for children’s short story writing for the middle age group (8-12 years).
100 Web Sites for Fiction Writers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
With the advent of digital publishing, more and more people are turning to writing as a hobby and as a way to make a living. But where to start? Beginning writers, especially fiction writers, often have a lot of questions. To help answer those questions, author Ty Johnston has scoured the Web for 100 sites that can be of help to fiction writers.
Write Great Headlines Every Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
Simple ways to write powerful web headlines that people just can't resist clicking. Once you know the secret, you'll wonder why you didn't do it earlier.
Investment Writing Top Tips 2012
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Your communications with clients and prospects are essential to the success of your investment, wealth management, or financial planning firm. Investment Writing Top Tips 2012 gives you information you can use to boost the effectiveness of your marketing, social media, and writing.
Your Second 1,000 Days in Writerspark
Series: 1,000 Days in Writerspark: 1,000 Tight Writing Exercises, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,650. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Educational, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writer's block or just plain lack of inspiration strike every writer from time to time. Your Second 1,000 Days in Writerspark is the second in a series of ebooks, each crammed with 1,000 unique creative writing exercises.
Start Here: Writing Prompts for a Variety of Brain Waves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Kickstart your writing session with a writing prompt. Dozens of prompts in a variety of formats will help you flex muscles and get into the creative zone. Whether a premise or a component, words or pictures, for fun or to incorporate into an ongoing project, starting your writing by responding to a prompt helps get your brain into verbal mode.
Science Fiction from A to Z
You set the price! Words: 25,150. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
An exploration of the tropes of Science Fiction by a writer, author, and fan. Originally published on One Thousand and One Parsecs for the 2013 Blogging From A to Z Challenge.
Writing was the Easy Part
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: British English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Want your writing to be more than just a hobby? Writing was the East Part - Powerful writing & proofing tips looks at creating a great writing space, planning, setting realistic goals, more effective time management, writer’s block, taking breaks and an awesome power proofing trick amongst other tips for a more purposeful and productive writing experience.
MJ Magazine March 2015 — Created By Authors for Authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,100. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Writers will find featured authors John Land, Erna Kamerman Perry, Larry D. Thompson, Robert Dugoni and Steve Shukis in this edition, as well as writer's workshops dealing with bringing your novel to life , getting your plot right and avoiding newbie novelist mistakes. Plus, this issue's book of the month is Karla Negger's Harbor Island.
The Scribe--November 2015
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
A Jumble of 500+ Writing Prompts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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An E-book Jumble of 500+ Writing Prompts is a book full of simple writing prompts purposefully set out of order so that each day of writing starts fresh with a new idea. These prompts can be used for stories, poetry, journal reflections, art, or word play. Unlike some writing prompt books, these prompts entrust writers with creative freedom.
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 8. On Revision - Editing and Proofreading
Series: The Handy Little Book for Writers, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This Little Book is a collection of suggestions, tips, and guidance for editing your first draft. Editing and Proofreading are time-consuming tasks and they can be daunting for new writers. However, it is suggested here that you don’t pass the task off to someone else - at least not at first. There are some plans of action and a lot of worthwhile tips in this Little Book.
What Makes A Writer A Writer? An Exploration in Asking and Answering This Question.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A writer is often defined as "anyone who writes". This study initiates a discussion to refine what it means to be a writer—because being a writer is more than just being someone who writes. Interviews and analysis found that there were twenty identifiable attributes for writers that go beyond just writing and confirm that the simple act of writing does not make one a writer.
I Suck at Writing: How to Transform Insecurity into Confidence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
As a writer, insecurity and confidence are each a daily choice. How are you choosing?
The Paperwork Revolution: A Manifesto for English Instructors
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
It's time for a revolution, says longtime English instructor Jean Reynolds. English instructors need to do less paperwork, and students need to do more learning. This provocative paper offers strategies to empower students to take ownership of their learning under the guidance of instructors who act as coaches and resources rather than paperwork machines.
Don’t Skin the Cat! Better ways to solve a story problem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What else you can do when someone tells you to cut part of your story.
Детское техническое творчество
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 10,970. Language: Russian. Published: February 11, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Сборник статей педагогов научно-технической и спортивно-технической направленностей МБОУДОД «Центр юных техников» г. Златоуст посвящен развитию детского и юношеского технического творчества в Златоустовском городском округе.
The Scribe--December 2015
Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
Writing Day In and Day Out: Living a Practice of Words
Price: Free! Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
In this intimate volume, Cumbo-Floyd tells about her own writing practice, shares suggestions - but never rules - for how you might find a way to more words in your daily life, and offers encouragement for the days when writing seems to be too far away or too painful.
The Map is Not the Territory: The Seven “Shalt Nots” of Writing Jacket Copy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
How to create good jacket copy—or at least avoid the worst, most common mistakes.