Creative Writing: A Practical Guide

Creative Writing: A Practical Guide

by Julia Casterton

Paperback(3rd ed. 2005)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781403942630
Publisher: Macmillan Education UK
Publication date: 06/11/2005
Edition description: 3rd ed. 2005
Pages: 200
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

About the Author

JULIA CASTERTONsometime Teacher for the City Literary Institute. She has published three collections of poetry.

Table of Contents

Preface.-Why Write?.-The Space We Inhabit.-Bringing your Descriptions to Life.-Making your Characters Speak.-Making a Short Story.-Speaking in Different Tongues, Different Tones.-Hold the Tension, Hold the Energy.-Myth and Making a Narrative.-Developing your Narrative.-Writing Poetry.-Preparing your Poems for Performance and Publication.-Love Writing.-Doing your Research.-Writing for Yourself Alone.-Reaching an Audience.-Further Reading Some Useful Websites and Addresses.-Index.

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Julia Casterton's book lives up to its title in providing a practical handbook for the writer...this guide is undoubtedly a valuable resource.' - Bloc Online: A Place for Writers and Writing

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