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The Write Way: 101 Writing Exercises for Fiction
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Write Way gives you 101 writing exercises for fiction. That’s 101 ways to improve your writing. 101 opportunities to create something new and write something great. 101 opportunities for you to become a better writer.
Lessons from Maine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,180. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
As a journalist living in Kansas, Arlene Rains Graber enjoyed a fast-paced life writing for newspapers and magazines, before the fiction bug knocked at her door. She was an avid reader of fiction, but had never written a word that wasn’t true until a plot formed in her mind. Travel with her on annual retreats in Maine provide the perfect environment to make the transition.
A Darker Shade of Blue: From Public Servant to Professional Deviant - Policing's Special Operations Culture
Price: $8.43 USD. Words: 41,460. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
A Darker Shade of Blue: From Public Servant to Professional Deviant is a first-ever look at the reality of cop culture. Decorated veteran officer, now Chief of Police Scott Silverii, PhD provides a raw look at the process of transforming from idealist applicant to seasoned officer. The focus on policing's Special Operations Groups is unique and promises an eye-opening experience.
MFA in a Box
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,630. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Dream of Things. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Part craft talk, part philosophical tome, part memoir, "MFA in a Box" explores the relationships between the writer and love, grief, place, family, race, violence, and other topics. Winner of Hoffer, Nautilus and Midwest Book Awards. "Beyond Burroway." Jo-Ann Mapson, co-creator of University of Alaska MFA Program "The essential truths about excellent writing." The Judges of the Hoffer Awards
Become a Freelance Writer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
Many people would love to start working for themselves. Freelancing writing is a possibility for many but where do you start? This book gives you all the tips that I used to get started in the business of freelance writing and you can use them too. You can find out how to get your samples out there and scams to look out for to keep your work protected.
World Building 101
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Originally designed for a seminar conducted by author and game designer Julie Ann Dawson at Suny College, World Building 101 provides both writers and RPG designers with an easy-to-follow process through which to create a functional and believable setting.
Out Of Thin Air
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,740. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A fun, exciting book for new and young writers looking for tips and helps on the writing process and offering a section of links to sites for writers with general helps, reference sties, blogs for writers, contests, fun sites, free stuff for writers and more.
Working With a Freelance Editor: Tips & Tactics for Success
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Professional editing can make your writing succeed. Learn how to determine your need for an editor, how to find and assess the right one, and how to get the most from the relationship. Learn about the different types of editing, payment, and contracts. The author is a professional published writer, editor, and publishing consultant who has helped many authors get published.
The Ultimate Guide for How to be a Food Critic!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Culinary careers
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Would you love to be paid to eat and travel? Learn simple, insider secrets on how to be a food critic…even if you’re a beginner! An interactive and practical guide on how to live your dream of being a food critic – jam packed with food writing tips and fun exercises, which means you will pick up the essential skills by 'doing', not just reading.
Partnering for Greater Writing
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Authors Barbara Oden and Judy Vandiver share their experience of working together to more than double their writing efforts, get published and maintain balance between their writing careers and their family life. Book is filled with valuable resources, ideas and momentum.