9780136050520

Creative Writer's Handbook

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  • ISBN13:

    9780136050520

  • ISBN10:

    0136050522

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 3/23/2009
  • Publisher: Pearson

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Summary

This handbook is the perfect reference for beginning creative writers. It offers abundant illustrations, exercises, and useful techniques in all genres. While emphasizing problem-solving and the mastery of literary conventions, this handbook also takes the apprentice writer on a journey from inspiration to revision.

Table of Contents

X Anthology of Poems Preface to Fifth Edition
A Writerrsquo;s Concerns Typical page from a journal
Working like a Writer Pleasure and Passion 0
Attitudes 0
The Writer Participates in Writing 0
A Digression for the Classroom User
On Being Unprofessional
Working Habits
A Word About Intentions
Journal/Research/Invention Why Keep a Journal? Your Journal
What to Write in the Journal
Getting Started
Keeping Up
What Will You Do with It All? The Relationship between Invention and Research Searching and Imagining
A Word about Resources
Point of View
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