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I Am A Writer
By C. G. Cooper
Price: Free! Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Have you ever wanted to be a writer? Sherri always wanted to be a writer. The problem is, every one she knows tells her it can't be done. Instead she slogs to work every day, ignoring her dream. One day, at her favorite coffee shop, she meets Daniel. He'll soon teach her how to become the author she's always dreamed of being.
How to Write a Synopsis that Gets Read
By Morgan Stone
Price: Free! Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
A synopsis sounds like an easy task, but is it? Your finely crafted and agonized over work lies before you in all its literary splendor. Plots and subplots intertwine, descriptions take the reader into your rich universe. How on earth can one sacrifice any of that golden prose for the sake of a sketchy outline? This hilarious, no holds barred, but straight to the point essay, shows you just how.
The Elements of Fiction
By Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 130,290. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
It was John Gardner, the legendary teacher of the craft, who said that the elements of fiction, like the words in a language, are finite. Oh, are they? I thought, and set about to verify this by collecting authors’ quotes about them. This task began as a cheat sheet, a short list of those elements I recognized and documented by quotes, but soon took on a life of its own. This is the result.
By Your Bedside
By rosalinda flores martinez
Price: Free! Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
A Reference on Writing Poetry
Ten Short Essays on Writing
By David Bain
Price: Free! Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by AA Productions. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
David Bain, author of GRAY LAKE, DEATH SIGHT and several short story collections, offers ten essays on writing, with an eye toward helping new writers gain their footing and keeping the more seasoned scribe motivated. It also includes his essay "Basic E-Book Self-Publishing Advice for Newbies" which has already helped hundreds of beginning indie authors.
Four Seasons of Creative Writing: 1,000 Prompts to Stop Writer's Block
By Bryan Cohen
Price: Free! Words: 48,940. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing prompts are questions and hypothetical situations that are able to cure writer's block instantly. This book gives you exactly one thousand idea-generating prompts that focus on the coldest, warmest, toughest and funniest days of the four seasons.
How To Publish eBooks, Magazines & Newspapers
By SamEnrico
Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: British English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
SamEnrico provides publishers, authors and content creators with interactive appstore source codes, designs, API’s and easy to use publishing tools which lets anyone create downloadable eBooks, magazines and newspapers.
Mere Literature: An Artist's Statement
By Circle pi Publishing Group
Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing is more than a way of life. It's a way of living. It's more than what you do. It's who you are. This isn't your job or even your passion. It's just you. This book is about you. I don't want you to think I wrote it, because I didn't. I want you to believe that you wrote it, because in your heart you did, without even realizing it.
The Scribe -- Fall 2013
By T.W. Fendley
Price: Free! Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The St. Louis Writers Guild presents The Scribe: Literary publication for writers, by writers
Playbook: The Basics of Writing for Bleacher Report
By King Kaufman
Price: Free! Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"Playbook" is a sportswriting textbook, a guide to the basics of writing for Bleacher Report. Based on the concepts used by B/R's Quality Control Team in evaluating writers and stories, "Playbook" can help you reach the high standards of one of the most successful and respected English-language sports websites in the world. Wherever you publish your online writing, "Playbook" can make it better.
The Power of Writing Well: Write Well. Change the World.
By Dana Leipold
You set the price! Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: 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 Scribe -- Summer 2013
By T.W. Fendley
Price: Free! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The St. Louis Writers Guild presents The Scribe: Literary publication for writers, by writers
Writing Starter Kit: Mini Edition
By Elizabeth Huff
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Writing Starter Kit: Mini Edition is a great reference book for writers who need a little extra push to get started. Inside you will find 15 ways to beat writers block, 50 writing prompts, 10 writing forms and their lengths, and a basic outline.
The Ultimate Digital Book Promotion Handbook - The Author's Guide To Finding Places To Promote Your Book Online
By Jim Kukral
Price: Free! Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The Cheapest, Fastest Way To Learn How To Promote Your Books Online! This book could be the difference between making 10 sales of your book, or 10,000. As an author you realize that if you want to sell a lot of books, you’re going to need to find the best ways to promote it. There are hundreds of new tools, resources and websites that you can utilize to help you promote your book, but finding th
The Scribe -- Spring 2013
By T.W. Fendley
Price: Free! Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The St. Louis Writers Guild presents The Scribe: Literary publication for writers, by writers
Useful Free Websites - For Creative Writers
By Jessica Hassett
Price: Free! Words: 5,930. Language: British English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Want to get on with writing instead of endlessly searching for information? Want to know which websites would be most useful to you as a writer? Want to know what FREE websites are out there to help you on your writing journey?
Giving it Away : Spoilers as Both Noun & Accusation (Why Book Reviews Matter & How to Write a Proper One)
By Kelli Jae Baeli
Price: Free! Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This is a FREE eArticle, not a novel; it does not pretend to elucidate completely the subject at hand; it's about 10 pages on the topic. I am too busy writing full-length novels to give it more time than that & yes, I do advertise my other work in the back of it. Please realize this was a quick share of some information I thought important, & that's ALL. That's why I'm GIVING IT AWAY.
Saturday Story Prompts Collection : 2012.03 and 2014.03
By Martha Bechtel
Series: Saturday Story Prompts 2013 Monthly, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Saturday Story Prompts are snippits of story that range from single sentences to longer conversations and are set in fantasy, science fiction, and generic genres. They're great for getting a Muse unstuck and sending the Plot Bunnies hopping! This eBook contains all the SSPs posted to my blog during March 2012 and sixty percent of the prompts scheduled for March 2014.
My Creative Writing
By Sahera Khan
Price: Free! Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
I am a Writer. I was born here in United Kingdom. I grew up in East London. It is my first ebook. Short stories, Poem, Articles, Thoughts... There are 45 articles. These are come from my blog and re-edited on the ebook. I hope to share with the readers of my writing.
How to Edit, Revise and Rewrite Your Novel--A Quick and Simple Guide
By Gordon Kessler
Price: Free! Words: 9,340. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
How to Edit, Revise and Rewrite Your Novel--A Quick and Simple Guide is a companion to How to Write a Novel--Storytelling, the Writer and the EBook Novel. This guide to the editing process will help you prepare and get your novel manuscript in professional shape to ePublish or to submit to the traditional publishing industry's agents and editors.