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102 Prompts for Horror Writers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A must-have book for writers of the horror genre. Includes prompts and resources to get you thinking and writing.
Vision: A Resource for Writers Issue #72
Series: Vision: A Resource for Writers. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Vision is dedicated to helping writers achieve their goals with a plethora of different articles for both Indie and those pursuing traditional publication.
The Power of Writing Well: Write Well. Change the World.
You set the price! Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
When you harness the power of writing well, your message is heard, your story connects, and you make a difference. This ebook will show you how to write well by using your own voice, getting rid of writer's block once and for all, and using the 6 secrets expert writers rely on. There are tons of interactive exercises, videos, and examples to bring your writing to life.
The Better Writing Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book is intended to offer a better-value option to those who would like the writing advice without the in-depth information on editing, formatting, spelling and grammar contained in the Editors’ Bible, and this book is, therefore, a compilation of select Editors’ Bible chapters that are orientated more towards those who are solely focussed on improving their writing style/voice.
Structuring Your Novel: Essential Keys for Writing an Outstanding Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,240. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Why do some stories work and others don’t? The answer is structure. In this new guide from the author of the bestselling Outlining Your Novel, you will discover the universal underpinnings that guarantee powerful plot and character arcs. An understanding of proper story and scene structure will help you to not only perfectly time your story’s major events, but will also provide you with an unerri
Damn the Rejections, Full Speed Ahead: The Bumpy Road to Getting Published
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
A treasure trove of sage advice for the new writer packaged in easy to digest and fun to read anecdotes. Damn the Rejections, Full Speed Ahead offers real world suggestions for writing novels, or non-fiction and turning them into saleable works. Maralys Wills, creative writing teacher and author of 12 books in many genres, a shares from her own experience the dos and don'ts of getting published.
MJ Magazine September — Created By Authors for Authors
Series: MJ Magazine, Volume 1, Issue 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,930. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Welcome to the first issue of MJ Magazine –written by authors for authors. This issue includes interviews with Jon Land, Steve Berry and R.J. Ellory as well as book reviews, writing tips, Fran’s pick of the month and much more. Authors are encouraged to read the magazine and then send their writing for possible inclusion in the next issue.
Episodic Storytelling For Beginners
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: British English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Ever thought about writing an episodic story? If you have, then this book might come in handy. "Episodic Storytelling For Beginners" is a short list of ten things (taken from my blog) to know and/or think about before you begin your first episodic story.
10 Core Practices for Better Writing (Adventures in Writing)
Series: Adventures in Writing. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,700. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
By adopting simple but effective habits that strengthen your writing skills, you will master the craft of writing. All it takes is dedication and self-discipline. Each of the 10 practices in this book grow your skills and promote excellence in your writing. Writing is an adventure that lasts a lifetime. Start your journey toward better writing today.
Your First Webcomic
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Have you ever thought about starting a webcomic? If the answer to that question is "yes", then 'Your First Webcomic' might come in handy. It is a re-edited collection of the top seven articles on my blog about webcomic writing and design. Although this guide is text-only, it will give you a lot of pointers about issues such as panel layout, quality vs quantity, B&W vs. Colour art and more...
Get It Write!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,870. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Get It Write! offers 50 tips to help writers achieve their writing success. It offers tips and ideas for researching and writing feature articles, fiction and non-fiction books, memoirs, and books for children and young adults. It helps writers explore their own strengths, understand their readers, overcome writers' block, know what editors expect, and plan their promotion and marketing.
How To Find Errors in Your Writing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
How to Find Errors in Your Writing is a guide containing proofreading tips and techniques for writers and self-publishers. The guide explores the phenomenon of why errors continue to exist in submitted and published writings, followed by step-by-step techniques that any writer can use to eliminate errors.
Writing Squidoo Lenses: A Guide to Squidoo and Making Money
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / internet marketing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The trouble most people have with making money from Squidoo is they do not know how to start. This ebook will tell you how to get started and share some basic information about Squidoo with you. This is a beginner's guide to making money with Squidoo.
Emergency! 25 Ways To Beat Writer's Block
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Let's face it, every writer has felt blocked at some time or another. It's part of being a writer. But writer's block is something that can be easily beaten with the right techniques. "Emergency! 25 Ways To Beat Writer's Block", contains twenty five of these techniques, taken from my blog, which may come in handy when you're feeling blocked.
The Five Day Writer's Retreat
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 42,810. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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About to start a new writing project? Then you need to read this book first! The Five Day Writer's Retreat will prepare you for a lifestyle of writing to avoid the pain and anguish of writer's block and burn out later. Become a new writer, with passion and excitement again! From Day 1 you will instantly begin to feel refreshed and recharged. What have you got to lose?
The Scribe -- Summer 2013
Price: Free! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The St. Louis Writers Guild presents The Scribe: Literary publication for writers, by writers
Help Me Write Now!
Series: Business Self Help, Book 3. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
User friendly * humorous writing handbook * You will learn:* * How you can immediately and confidently write A+ essays in any language by using 5 basic essay writing formulas (similar to mathematical formulas, but easier). * How you can immediately and confidently write a great essay paper in any language for any English test. * The 3 worst writing mistakes every student makes.
The Little Handbook of Narrative Frameworks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The Little Handbook of Narrative Frameworks is what I intended it to be: inspiration and framing for writing popular fiction based on proven plots and devices that create steps that are not just well formed but easily altered with new twists and turns. I have included worksheets following each framework to aid in plotting or examining.
The Write Tool for the Job
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writers describe the software and equipment they can't live without as they do their job. Includes information for all types of writers, including fiction, non-fiction, technical, and medical writers. Recently updated 2013 edition.
Fresh Start Journal Vol. 1
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Get ready to ignite the spark of imagination as you engage in daily creative writing for a year using the Fresh Start Journal. This journal is designed to provide you with three key elements to every successful story: Protagonist, Antagonist, and Location. Grab the Fresh Start Journal and become drawn to the possibilities that these P-A-L Writing Prompts present.