The Voice of the Muse: Answering the Call to Write

The Voice of the Muse: Answering the Call to Write

by Mark David Gerson

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ISBN-13: 9781500281380
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 06/30/2014
Pages: 258
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.58(d)

About the Author

The award-winning author of more than a dozen books whose readers span the globe, Mark David Gerson electrifies groups and individuals around the world with his inspiring stories and motivational talks, seminars and workshops.



Mark David's books include critically acclaimed titles for writers, spellbinding fiction and compelling memoirs. His screenplay adaptations of his Q'ntana Trilogy fantasy novels are on their way to theaters as a trio of epic feature films.



Known as "The Birthing Your Book Guru," Mark David works with an international roster of clients to help them get their stories onto the page and into the world with ease. Having overcome his own writing challenges, he is uniquely qualified to fire up novices and seasoned professionals in any genre to unleash the power of their creative potential and get their writing project done.



Passionate, inspiring, insightful and intuitive, Mark David Gerson is a highly sought-after speaker, coach, editorial consultant and media guest.



• Follow Mark David on Facebook at www.facebook.com/markdavidgerson.page and Twitter @markdavidgerson

• More about Mark David at www.markdavidgerson.com

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Luke_Yankee More than 1 year ago
Mark David Gerson has given a tremendous gift to writers on all levels. I had been searching for affirmations for writers for a long time and never found anything that was really useful until I came across THE VOICE OF THE MUSE. The book, together with the companion CD, are invaluable tools for finding inspiration, dealing with writer's block and having the courage to go on with a creative project in the face of one's own inner demons. Both the book and the companion CD are insightful, intelligent, caring and practical. While the information is geared primarily to writers, any artist will benefit from this brilliant, sensitive material.
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Guest More than 1 year ago
Moon Quest was a great novel, but I didn't know what to expect when I picked up The Voice of the Muse. I'm so glad I did. I think every aspiring writer should add this book to their library. I haven't checked out the meditation CD he's released, but I fully intend to. Thank you Mr. Gerson for providing the writing community with such a complete, touching perspective on the subject of writing.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Mark David Gerson, author of the award-winning visionary novel, The Moon Quest, shares his secrets as a creative writer in this phenomenal guide to overcoming writer¿s block and unleashing your creative potential. Gerson offers numerous helpful tips, processes and visualizations to get the right words down on the page and to make those words flow without struggle. As a creative writing instructor for over fifteen years, Gerson shares the writing techniques he teaches in his popular seminars, and which have made him an award- winning writer. He includes numerous visualizations 'also available on a CD' to encourage people to unlock their creative potential. Gerson tells us not to worry about what we are writing but simply to keep writing even if all we can write is ¿I don¿t know what to write¿ over and over. The important thing is to keep the pen moving. While some of Gerson¿s techniques are commonplace in creative writing courses, what he excels at is encouraging the writer to believe the book desired can be written. In fact, Gerson believes that book already exists and the writer simply needs to learn how to relax and stop the resistance that is preventing those words from getting onto the page. Gerson analyzes in depth the real reason for writer¿s block, how to overcome it, and how to channel that resistance into energy that leads to words on paper. The book¿s numerous short essays remind us to listen to our voices, to acknowledge that the story and characters know where they want to go, and that there are no perfect rules but that you can write however you want and it will be perfect for you.