The Resource Crafting the personal essay : a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction, Dinty W. Moore, (ebook)

Crafting the personal essay : a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction, Dinty W. Moore, (ebook)

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Crafting the personal essay : a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction
Title
Crafting the personal essay
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a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction
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Dinty W. Moore
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eng
Summary
Award winning essayist Scott Russell Sanders once compared the art of essay writing to "the pursuit of mental rabbits"a rambling through thickets of thought in search of some brief glimmer of fuzzy truth. While some people persist in the belief that essays are stuffy and antiquated, the truth is that the personal essay is an ever-changing creative medium that provides an ideal vehicle for satisfying the human urge to document truths as we experience them and share them with othersto capture a bit of life on paper. Crafting the Personal Essay is designed to help you explore the flexibility and power of the personal essay in your own writing. This hands-on, creativity-expanding guide will help you infuse your nonfiction with honesty, personality, and energy. You'll discover: An exploration of the basics of essay writing Ways to step back and scrutinize your experiences in order to separate out what may be fresh, powerful, surprising or fascinating to a reader How to move past private "journaling" and write for an audience How to write eight different types of essays including memoir, travel, humor, and nature essays among others Instruction for revision and strategies for getting published Brimming with helpful examples, exercises, and sample essays, this indispensable guide will help your personal essays transcend the merely private to become powerfully universal
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Midwest
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1955-
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Moore, Dinty W.
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808/.042
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no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Essay
  • Autobiography
  • English language
  • Creative nonfiction
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Crafting the personal essay : a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction, Dinty W. Moore, (ebook)
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9781599632001
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT12034066
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Crafting the personal essay : a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction, Dinty W. Moore, (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781599632001
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12034066
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12034066
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MWT12034066
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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