Fiction
epub, mobi |eng | 2012-05-06 | Author:Lynda Felder

Using a Style Guide Fortunately, you don’t have to stop writing mid sentence every time you need to make a style choice. A professional style guide can help you determine ...
( Category: Fiction May 7,2014 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2012-07-23 | Author:Patricia T. O'Conner

An I for an I Hugh Downs, who often wraps up 20/20 broadcasts by saying, "Good night from Barbara and me," has gotten indignant letters from viewers who think, mistakenly, ...
( Category: Writing Skills May 7,2014 )
epub |eng | 2013-10-01 | Author:Millman, Dan & Prasada, Sierra [Millman, Dan]

Once I dreamed that there was a dark-red river flowing just above my head. It was the river of untold stories. All I had to do was reach up and ...
( Category: Authorship April 15,2014 )
epub |eng | 2007-04-11 | Author:Peter Dunne

THE END 16 The One-Liner Becomes the Two-Liner The one-liner for most screenplays is almost exclusively a plot one-liner. There are usually not many real indications detailing the most important ...
( Category: Fiction April 12,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2010-08-30 | Author:Natalie Goldberg [Goldberg, Natalie]

What do you connect with? The very first time you felt erotic. If you don’t know what erotic is, write as though you do. Okay. You have ten minutes. Choose ...
( Category: Fiction April 7,2014 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Julia Cameron [Cameron, Julia]

WAITING FOR WATER Try this: When we are creatively stymied, most of us fall into self-flagellation rather than work on self-love. Our spirit is already discouraged by our lack of ...
( Category: Fiction April 7,2014 )
epub |eng | 2007-12-17 | Author:Anne Lamott

Broccoli There’s an old Mel Brooks routine, on the flip side of the "2,000-Year-Old Man," where the psychiatrist tells his patient, "Listen to your broccoli, and your broccoli will tell ...
( Category: Journalism & Nonfiction April 7,2014 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jonathan Kranz

The big-name, big-budget television advertising you see is so expensive that it’s almost never an option for organizations without millions of dollars to invest in professional production and media placement. ...
( Category: Writing Skills April 7,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2010-08-09 | Author:Gotham Writers' Workshop

Miss Kenton had entered and said from the door: “Mr. Stevens, I have just noticed something outside which puzzles me.” “What is that, Miss Kenton?” “Was it his lordship’s wish ...
( Category: Fiction March 26,2014 )
epub, mobi | | 2007-02-01 | Author:Fry, Stephen [Fry, Stephen]

II Stanzaic Variations OPEN FORMS Tercets, quatrains and other stanzas–terza rima–ottava rima–rhyme royal–ruba’iyat–the Spenserian stanza A TERCET is a stanza of three lines, QUATRAINS come in fours, CINQUAINS in fives, ...
( Category: Authorship March 26,2014 )
epub |eng | 1994-02-25 | Author:Lawrence Block & Sue Grafton [Block, Lawrence & Grafton, Sue]

CHAPTER 24 Opening Remarks ANYONE WHO starves in this country deserves it. Relax. The above is not this author's sociopolitical opinion. It is, rather, the opening sentence of the first ...
( Category: Writing Skills March 26,2014 )
epub |eng | 2013-02-05 | Author:Ben Yagoda [Yagoda, Ben]

Music fans of a certain advanced age will recognize these as mangled and ruined versions of the titles of some classic pop songs: “I Only Have Eyes for You,” “God ...
( Category: Fiction March 26,2014 )
epub |eng | 2010-07-20 | Author:Tapply, William G. [Tapply, William G.]

A prologue is usually a short, focused, single scene showing an event that occurred before the time in which the story itself unfolds. Similarly, an epilogue concerns events that occur ...
( Category: Writing Skills March 26,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2012-05-08 | Author:Puglisi, Becca & Ackerman, Angela [Ackerman, Angela]

GUILT DEFINITION: a feeling of culpability over an offense (either real or imagined) PHYSICAL SIGNALS: Averting or lowering one’s gaze Turning away Shifting about Chin dipping to the chest, adopting ...
( Category: Writing Skills March 26,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | | Author:Ayn Rand

8 Style I: Depictions of Love When I was writing Atlas Shrugged, I spent a long time planning the scene where Francisco comes to Dagny in the country. Many issues ...
( Category: General March 26,2014 )

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