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Professional fiction writing

Jean Z. Owen

Professional fiction writing

a practical guide to modern techniques

by Jean Z. Owen

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by The Writer, inc. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction -- Authorship.,
  • Fiction -- Technique.,
  • Creative writing.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Jean Z. Owen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3355 .O8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination133 p.
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4585432M
    ISBN 100871160153
    LC Control Number77188589
    OCLC/WorldCa803821

    Professional fiction editors read and examine every single word while considering each sentence, paragraph, character, plot point, and argument as they stand individually and within the entire manuscript. Your writing is professionally polished while remaining true to your voice and intentions as an author. The short story writer and poet Raymond Carver, for instance, was one of his students. And he died young in a motorcycle accident when he was There are two classic works by him. One is this book, On Becoming a Novelist, and the other is The Art of Fiction: Notes on Craft for Young Writers. They were both put together from his teaching notes.

    His long track record as a ghostwriter, writer, editor, and filmmaker has given him exposure to a wide range of authors, writing styles, and genres, including novels, nonfiction works, self-help books, memoir, Christian and other spiritual writing, and business books. With professional experience in both fiction and documentary film, as a. So if you want to write a non-fiction book, and you commit to writing 1, words a day, it will take you 60 days to write the first draft if you write every day. Do you need to write every day? If this is your first book, it’s unrealistic to expect you can write every day for several months. Instead, aim to write five or six days every week.

    In Mastering the Process, George returns to the form she established in her book, Write Away: One Novelist’s Approach to Fiction and the Writing Life, in which she illustrates her points using examples from works by Barbara Kingsolver, Harper Lee, E. M. Forster, John Irving, Toni Morrison, Stephen King, Ernest Hemingway, and Alice.   Fiction Writing Creative Writing Non-Fiction Writing RPG Writing Content Writing Blog Writing Proofreading Internet Research Article Rewriting Translation Japanese English Overview Professional author of both fiction and non-fiction, specializing in the true crime, horror, thriller and mystery genres.


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