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Writing First

Practice in Context

by Laurie G. Kirszner

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Published by Bedford/St Martins .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Writing Skills,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10387079M
    ISBN 100312193793
    ISBN 109780312193799
    OCLC/WorldCa52446179

      How to Write a Book. Anyone with a story to tell can write a book, either for their own enjoyment or to publish for all to see. Getting started is often the hardest part, so set up a good workspace, create a regular writing schedule, and Writing Your First Play provides the beginning playwright with the tools and motivation to tell a story through dramatic form. Based in a series of exercises which gradually grow more complex, the books helps the reader to understand the basic elements of drama, conflict, and ://

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So far, the most common questions have been centered around how to start writing a book. Many people want to write a book but they don’t know where to begin. “What comes first,” they ask, “the researching, the writing, the planning, or the outlining?” Think of your outline as the first draft of your book.

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