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Roads to Writing. 3 Exposition
Series: Roads To Writing 1. Making Your Characters Speak. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: Australian English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature
Exposition is an essential part of all storytelling and is explored in this essay. There are examples that invite the reader to create exposition as well as clumsy extracts that the reader can edit and improve.
How To Write A Short Story in 7 Days
Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Designed in house by the Needle In The Hay editorial team, How To Write A Short Story in 7 Days is an introductory toolkit for novice writers looking to take their first foray into the format. It's also useful for intermediate writers who want to hone their craft or professionals looking to expand their skill set.
How to Write a Short Story: Beginners' Easy Way to Create and Write a Short Story From Scratch
Series: Young Writers' Craft Guides, Book 1. Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: American English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Do you struggle to write your story? Do you lose track of whatever to say whenever you sit down to write your story? Here's a guide to your rescue.
Think Like a Writer: How to Write the Stories You See
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
You can look at this book as a tribute to language--its pulse, its purpose, the chime of its music. And particularly its play on the page: The book's core is how to see the world as a writer. It supplies tools to find and cultivate your writer's voice, that unique combination of attributes--sensitivity to language, storytelling and audience--by which writers see and define the world.
Micro Fiction: Writing 100-Word Stories (Drabbles) for Magazines and Contests
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Rob Preece. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Author Michael A. Kechula shares tips and techniques for writing a complete story in 100 words. Kechula starts with coming up with ideas, gives development tips, provides instruction in cutting words, and then dissects one of his own prize-winning stories to show how it's done. Kechula focuses on the 100-word story but many of his tips are useful to authors of all types.
An Idea a Day: 365 Writing Ideas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Do you ever have writer’s block? With this book you should never run out of ideas as there is an idea-a-day for you—365 ideas in all. This book is written by a professional writer and publisher. The author knows what an editor looks for. Whether you are looking to write an article or a want to write a book, you will have 365 ideas.
Keyboard Magic - For Writers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » Western
This one of a kind, informative book is written in an easy to understand style. It is especially designed to help make the writer's life easier by introducing a form of shorthand/speed writing that is done directly on the keyboard. Each page contains a wealth of information to guide the reader to a more efficient way of working on the keyboard.
The Screenwriter's Fairy Tale: The Universal Story Within All Movie Stories (a very brief fable)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: American English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Klick shows writers, through the use of a clever fable, new insights on how the archetypal story pattern works in each act of a screenplay. An ideal tool for developing any story, treatment or novel.
Word Processors for Aspiring Novelists
Series: Write Easily and Productively, Book 3 · All Earnest Long's Non-Fiction, Book 7 · Home Computer Stress, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Desktop applications / word processing, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
A writer shares his tricks of the trade. And talks about the tools he uses all the time. In the past writers had a quill and ink, then a typewriter. Now almost all writers have a word processor. The book explains how to produce good writing on a computer. And with the minimum of effort.
12 Tips for Writing
Series: Write Easily and Productively, Book 1 · All Earnest Long's Non-Fiction, Book 1 · Home Computer Stress, Book 2 · Are You a Mouse or a Man? People with Problems., Book 12 · You Can Learn To Help Yourself, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Any aspiring novelist or short story writer could do with some more tips on writing. The book is written by an author who has been published for more than 15 years. And more recently has been published online. He shares his experience of writing for anyone who wants to write. This is a ‘how to’ book for aspiring fiction writers that answers many questions he or she may have.