Immediate Fiction: A Complete Writing Course / Edition 1

Immediate Fiction: A Complete Writing Course / Edition 1

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by Jerry Cleaver
     
 

From the legendary creator of the " Writers' Loft in Chicago comes a writing course for those who want to see results now. Immediate Fiction covers the entire process of writing including manuscript preparation, time management, finding an idea, getting words on a page, staying unblocked, and submitting to agents and publishers.See more details below

Overview

From the legendary creator of the " Writers' Loft in Chicago comes a writing course for those who want to see results now. Immediate Fiction covers the entire process of writing including manuscript preparation, time management, finding an idea, getting words on a page, staying unblocked, and submitting to agents and publishers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312287160
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
02/13/2002
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.58(w) x 8.58(h) x 1.12(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction
1Rules of the Page1
2Theory7
3Story19
4Fine-Tuning43
5Use or Abuse - Self-Editing62
6The Active Ingredient - Emotion70
7Showing97
8The Second Time Around - Rewriting107
9Method - How To. How Not To135
10Under the Sun - Uniqueness. Universal Plots143
11Point of View149
12The Ticking Clock - Fitting It In158
13Dead Weight - What You Can Ignore183
14The Long and the Short of It - From Short Story to Novel188
15Hitting the Wall - Blocking and Unblocking207
16Stage and Screen244
17To Market to Market - When to Submit, How, and Why256
Conclusion269
Index275

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