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Once More, With Feeling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,500. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2019 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
You've finished your book. Wonderful! What's the next step? No, not sending it to your agent or publisher. It's time to revise. Smooth out the rough spots. Fill in the missing details. Raise your book to the next level so readers will rave over it. We'll help you through the steps you need to make the book the best it can be.
The Way To Begin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
The writing method that takes you from story idea to words on paper. The Way To Begin provides new and struggling writers with an insightful five-step method that places them on a path to actually write those important opening pages, explaining key factors in story and character development, practical advice on building a story, and how to elevate creative writing to author-worthy prose.
52 Genre Writing Prompts: Horror, SF and Dark Urban Fantasy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2019 by Wiceheid. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
All writers need ideas - this book contains plenty of them. The 52 basic prompts are enhanced by numerous suggestions and questions to help get your creativity flowing. Depending on how you respond to the questions, most of the ideas in this book can be used for horror, science fiction and dark urban fantasy genres. Some will also fit crime and thriller stories.
Authors' Vital Words
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Mark Twain once said, "Use the right word, not its second cousin!" Writing coach, Sally Gernets offers a treasure trove of alternative words to help the author ascend to the next level of writing. These include alternative words for body movements, action words, romantic words, horror inducing words, cliffhanger words, power words and alternative words for 'said,' and 'watched'.
Creative + Writer: Musings on Creativity, Writing, and the 21st Century Writer’s Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,500. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2019 by New Paradigm Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What’s the difference between imagination and creativity? Discover the natural cycle of inspiration (when you fight it, you lose); learn the proper care and feeding of your muse; take your brain to the next level of creativity; explore the perils of pseudonyms, why people buy books, the dangers of blogging, and one joyous solution to the Art VS Money dilemma that plagues most successful creatives.
Writing Zombies: Design Guide and Thesaurus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2019 by Wiceheid. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
Are you writing a zombie story? Then this book is for you. The first section is a design guide, prompting you to answer the most important questions regarding your zombies. That's followed by a small, specialised thesaurus with words and phrases to bring variety to your zombie writing. Bring your undead to life!
Now What? 52 Writing prompts to move your story forward
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2019 by Wiceheid. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Your story started so well, but now it's run out of steam. The plot has fizzled out, the characters are sitting around twiddling their thumbs. Now what? Whether you're writing a short story, an epic space opera trilogy or trying to get that first novel finished for NaNoWriMo, this book has ideas to keep things moving.
Writing Book Reviews As An Author
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book aims to provide inspiration to encourage people to write more book reviews. It is written for authors, though any reader can benefit.
Expressive Subjects: 25 Writing Prompts to Unleash Your Creativity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,380. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book is for writers everywhere looking to jumpstart their creativity and develop (or turbocharge) a regular writing practice while finding joy in writing. A unique resource for writers at all levels to develop their craft, this book presents 25 fun and quirky writing prompts including poetry, prose, fiction, and nonfiction, all with ample instruction and examples to spur creativity.
Nail Your Novel: Draft, Fix & Finish With Confidence. A Companion Workbook
Series: Nail Your Novel. Price: $3.32 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
You're writing a novel. Unlock your full potential and finish like a pro. A guided workbook version of Roz Morris's popular 10-step process for drafting, fixing and finishing a work of fiction.
Freelance Writing Blueprint
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business & entrepreneurship
Have you ever thought about freelance writing as a way of making some extra money or even turning it into a full-time career or as a stepping stone to writing non-fiction books? If so, Freelance Writing Blueprint is just for you.
The Eightfold Writing Process: A New Creative Workflow to Help You Write Book After Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
I thought workflows were for people who needed to color inside the lines. They aren’t. The right kind of workflow gives you freedom to play and be wild. The right structure can accomplish anything.
The Eightfold Writing Process: A New Creative Workflow to Help You Write Book After Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
I thought workflows were for people who needed to color inside the lines. They aren’t. The right kind of workflow gives you freedom to play and be wild. The right structure can accomplish anything.
Novel Writing Blueprint-Think Write Create
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Did you know that writing a book ranks in the top three things on bucket lists? Maybe it’s on yours too or maybe you’ve always thought about writing a novel or have a story that needs to be told. Writing a book is harder than you think…getting published even tougher, so I’ve put together what I call, Novel Writing Blueprint.
How to Polish Your Manuscript in 10 Days
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Ten days of simple, short lessons and examples that you can immediately apply to your own manuscript will have your readers lost—not in your words, but in your worlds.
Firearms for Fiction Writers
Series: Christian Writing Series. Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2018 by Unbelievable Universe. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
I will try to present most of what you need to know here; types of firearms, loading, firing, casualties, and tactics, so you can write your story.
Luces y sombras de una autora - artículos literarios
Price: Free! Words: 10,040. Language: Spanish. Published: December 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Una selección de algunos de los artículos más populares de mi blog y en los que hablo principalmente del mundo de la escritura y del autor autopublicado. En ellos podréis encontrar sugerencias y consejos para todos aquellos a los que les gusta escribir historias y desean encontrar una editorial o bien abordar el mundo de la autopublicación como autores independientes.
How to Translate to Esperanto
You set the price! Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2018 by Bervintro. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Miscellaneous, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Ideas, advice and suggestions for how to translate from various languages to Esperanto, with examples from English, Japanese and Chinook Jargon. 13,000 words.
Kiel Traduku Esperanten
You set the price! Words: 9,380. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: December 15, 2018 by Bervintro. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Miscellaneous, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Ideoj, konsiloj kaj sugestoj al problemoj pri kiel traduki al la esperanta, kun ekzemploj el la angla, japana kaj ĉinuka interlingvo. 9 000 vortoj. (Angle: Ideas, advice and suggestions for problems encountered when translating to Esperanto, with examples from English, Japanese and Chinook Jargon. 9,000 words.)
Pocket Guide for Writers and Editors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
This handy Pocket Guide helps writers and editors create a professional manuscript that achieves the writer's desired outcome.

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