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Becoming a Writer

Dorothea Tho Brande

Foreword by John Gardner In Introduction 1. The Four Difficulties The Difficulty of Writing at All; The "One-Book Author"; The Occasional Writer; The Uneven Writer; The Difficulties Not in Technical Equipment. 2. What Writers are Like Cultivating a... (read more)

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The Screenplay Workbook

Jeremy Robinson

This instructional manual, combined with proprietary worksheets, charts and fill-in lists, is designed to give screenwriters a better way to focus on the task of writing a screenplay.... (read more)

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Wild Ink: How to Write Fiction for Young Adults

Victoria Hanley

With humor and a solid grounding in reality, this guide helps writers to better understand the ins and outs of the young adult genre, how to stay inspired, and how to avoid common mistakes in trying to reach teens. Answering questions such as How do... (read more)

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Personal Notes: How to Write from the Heart for Any Occasion

Sandra E Lamb

Do you dread writing notes to say “Thank you,” “Im sorry,” or “Congratulations”? Whens the last time you sent a handwritten letter to a faraway friend, just to catch up? What should you write to a grieving friend or... (read more)

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The Collaborative Playwright: Practical Advice for Getting Your Play Written

Bruce Graham

The interaction between the ideas of the playwright and the know-how of the dramaturg is vital to the success of any production. But not every writer is accustomed to thinking like a dramaturg. The Collaborative Playwright changes that by offering a... (read more)

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Rea's Quick and Easy Guide to Writing Your Research Paper

Research & Education Association

The ability to write a cohesive, well thought out paper is necessary to succeed in any subject, whether the subject is in the physical sciences, math, or the liberal arts. Anyone who hopes to do well at school, at college, at work, or professionally... (read more)

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Dialogue (Write Great Fiction Series)

Gloria Kempton

Craft Compelling Dialogue When should your character talk, what should (or shouldn't) he say, and when should he say it? How do you know when dialogue–or the lack thereof–is dragging down your scene? How do you fix a character who speaks without... (read more)

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