Writing With A Heavy Heart: Using Grief and Loss to Stretch Your Fiction

Writing With A Heavy Heart: Using Grief and Loss to Stretch Your Fiction

by Denise Jaden
     
 

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In this e-book, Denise Jaden explores the stages and outlets of grief and suggests effective ways to implement them into your fiction to create more interesting characters and a more engaging plot.

With key points and a variety of exercises, some topics of this book include: how grief affects different age groups and personalities, spiritual matters, and a

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In this e-book, Denise Jaden explores the stages and outlets of grief and suggests effective ways to implement them into your fiction to create more interesting characters and a more engaging plot.

With key points and a variety of exercises, some topics of this book include: how grief affects different age groups and personalities, spiritual matters, and a five-step plan to ensure a good character arc.

“Writing With A Heavy Heart absolutely nails the grieving process. I love the exercises included, because, to me, they make the whole thing a tangible help in applying it to a work in progress.”
Janet Gurtler, author of If I Tell and Who I Kissed

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940044959705
Publisher:
Denise Jaden
Publication date:
09/10/2012
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
254 KB

Meet the Author

Denise Jaden attended the theater program at college, and then enjoyed a variety of occupations, including stage production, mushroom farming, and professional Polynesian dancing. The first draft of her debut novel, Losing Faith, was written in 21 days during National Novel Writing Month. Never Enough is her second novel, and an anthology of companion/introductory stories, Never Enough Stories, can be found for free on www.smashwords.com. Writing With A Heavy Heart: Using Grief and Loss to Stretch Your Fiction, her first non-fiction book, and her second, Fast Fiction, will be available from New World Library in 2014.
She lives just outside Vancouver, Canada with her husband and son. Find out more online at www.denisejaden.com or on Twitter: @denisejaden

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