Pocket Muse: Ideas and Inspirations for Writing

Pocket Muse: Ideas and Inspirations for Writing

by Monica Wood, Jack Heffron




The Pocket Muse is every writer's key to finding writing inspiration when and where they want it. It includes hundreds of thought-provoking prompts, exercises and illustrations that immediately help them to:

• Get started writing

• Overcome writer's block

• Develop a writing habit

• Think more creatively

• Master style, revision and other elements of the craft

The rich variety of exercises will help writers to create entire stories or focus on a single aspect of their writing. It will also encourage them to think about how they write in new and surprising ways. It's truly a unique book, both fun and effective. It will teach, cheer and inspire writers as never before.

Monica Wood is the author of Description (0898799082), and also three works of fiction: Ernie's Ark (0811834611), Secret Language (034544907X), and My Only Story (0345442938). She has written extensively for Writer's Digest magazine and The Writer. Her short stories have appeared in many publications, including Redbook and Glimmer Train, and have been anthologized in Sudden Fiction International, Best American Mystery Stories, 1997 and The Pushcart Prize, 1999. She lives in Portland, Maine.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781582971421
Publisher: F+W Media
Publication date: 04/15/2002
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 5.34(w) x 7.36(h) x 0.89(d)

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