Fiction
epub |eng | 1997-01-01 | Author:Lee Gutkind [Gutkind, Lee]

Page 116 Page 117 12 The Elusive Truth 12.1 Permission to Lie. During a talk to one of my graduate level (MFA) classes at the University of Pittsburgh, Jane Bernstein, ...
( Category: Authorship May 19,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-06-23 | Author:lakin, c s [lakin, c s]

Think about . . . creating a list of ideas of how you can make the protagonist’s problem bigger. Don’t edit yourself as the ideas come. Let even the most ...
( Category: Fiction February 24,2017 )
epub |eng | 2015-02-28 | Author:lakin, c s [lakin, c s]

The Nemesis I’m going to start with what might be considered the easiest or most obvious of secondary character types, but instead of thinking of a stereotyped “bad guy,” which ...
( Category: Fiction February 24,2017 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2015-03-01 | Author:Frank L. Cioffi [Cioffi, Frank L.]

Chapter 4 Punctuation, Part I—The Comma: Promiscuous Uses Introduction: Punctuation Substitutes for Oral Emphases, Facial Expressions, and Body Language When people speak, they consciously and subconsciously use an arsenal of ...
( Category: Fiction December 8,2016 )
epub |eng | 2014-07-21 | Author:Michelle Lim [Lim, Michelle]

Dark & Twisted Villain The dark and twisted villain seems to be the one we are most acquainted with in novels and on television. But sometimes we apply the dark ...
( Category: Authorship November 7,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Laraine Herring

Touchstones 1. Triggers are behaviors or actions that have a tendency to set you off in some way. Do you know what your triggers are? Make a list of them. ...
( Category: Fiction November 7,2016 )
epub |eng | 2010-06-05 | Author:Olmstead Robert

Here's the thing about Diana the Huntress: misunderstand her and bad things can happen swiftly. Take Actaeon, for instance. Just one peep at Di's high-energy water aerobics, and before he ...
( Category: Authorship November 7,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-06-13 | Author:Stuart Horwitz [Horwitz, Stuart]

I don’t know about you, but I don’t find that kind of linear list very inspiring. I would rather see everything that I am dealing with spread out in front ...
( Category: Fiction September 23,2016 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2010-08-11 | Author:Dinty W. Moore [Moore, Dinty W.]

WRITING THE SPIRITUAL ESSAY “I honestly think in order to be a writer, you have to learn to be reverent. If not, why are you writing? Why are you here?” ...
( Category: Fiction June 27,2016 )
epub |eng | 2013-11-17 | Author:Cat Rambo [Rambo, Cat]

Filling out your profile, including organizations you're affiliated with through employment or education. Include links to your work. Including a good, recognizable head shot. Joining groups. There are plenty of ...
( Category: Fiction May 26,2016 )
epub |eng | 2009-06-17 | Author:R. Andrew Wilson [Wilson, R. Andrew]

Taking the time given him from a canceled bullfight, Hemingway wrote “The Killers” in one Madrid afternoon. And as Papa himself told George Plimpton, he completed two other stories that ...
( Category: Writing Skills May 7,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-02 | Author:Natalie Goldberg [Goldberg, Natalie]

11 Iowa The plane drops down into Cedar Rapids and the snow is falling thick and at an angle. The flight attendant announces it is eighteen degrees. Monday, February 11. ...
( Category: Philosophy May 7,2016 )
epub |eng | 2013-09-27 | Author:Sykes, Chris [Sykes, Chris]

Key idea All plots need someone or something to drive them. The ‘gold’ or ‘the MacGuffin’ the characters seek is the plot-driver; it drives the characters, it drives the story. ...
( Category: Fiction May 4,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-12-02 | Author:Mary Buckham

Let’s pull these two examples apart to see how Cotterill ratchets up conflict not only by using Setting, but by using contrasting POVs to show Setting. He lay wide awake ...
( Category: Writing Skills April 30,2016 )
epub |eng | 2011-11-21 | Author:John Dufresne

Plottery Life is very nice, but it lacks form. It’s the aim of art to give it some. —Jean Anouilh An idea is not a story. A first draft is ...
( Category: Writing Skills April 29,2016 )