True Stories: Guides for Writing from Your Life

True Stories Guides for Writing from Your Life We all have stories to tell about our lives and the lives of people we know Rebecca Rule and Susan Wheeler help new and experienced writers commit those stories to paper With a warm wise and encoura

  • Title: True Stories: Guides for Writing from Your Life
  • Author: Rebecca Rule SusanWheeler
  • ISBN: 9780325000466
  • Page: 113
  • Format: Paperback
  • We all have stories to tell about our lives and the lives of people we know Rebecca Rule and Susan Wheeler help new and experienced writers commit those stories to paper With a warm, wise, and encouraging voice, they describe the writing process, from the inkling of a subject, to drafts, to specific writing skills, to a final product Each skill is practical, shown briefWe all have stories to tell about our lives and the lives of people we know Rebecca Rule and Susan Wheeler help new and experienced writers commit those stories to paper With a warm, wise, and encouraging voice, they describe the writing process, from the inkling of a subject, to drafts, to specific writing skills, to a final product Each skill is practical, shown briefly, clearly, with outstanding examples from published as well as student writing to illustrate each point The book covers critical topics such as writing not to rehash, but to discoverfinding a subject and narrowing itwriting scenes and dialoguedeveloping conflictstressing important moments and pointsusing outstanding details and facts, time summaries and stretches, flashbacks, endings, and ways to find meaning and add depthrevising and editingcuring writer s blockgiving and receiving constructive criticism.As practical as Strunk and White s Elements of Style, but far warm, detailed, and encouraging, True Stories gives writers everything they need to find their stories and craft them with insight and meaning.

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    1. My message to all teachers of writing: Buy. This. Book. I'm going to buy five copies for use this year in my classroom and, if successful, maybe I'll ask my department chair to buy me a class set. The authors are writing teachers. They go through every step of the writing process, starting with why we write, what we write about, and TONS of brainstorming activities to get ideas going. They continually stress the revision and drafting involved with writing a good piece. They include several chapt [...]

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