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The WriTing Process
Welcome
PrePArAtioN
ELIMINATE THE WORD “CAN’T”:
PEN NAMES/PSEUDONYMS:
TITLES & WORKING TITLES:
HOW-TO BOOKS, CLASSES, & SEMINARS:
NO MAGIC FORMULA:
RULES:
PLACE TO WRITE:
TIME TO WRITE:
HOW TO WRITE:
TOOLS:
COLLABORATION:
JUST DO IT:
GOALS:
DOUBTS/JUDGMENTS:
PERMISSION:
NEVER SAY NEVER:
WRITING CLUBS:
INTERRUPTIONS/DELAYS:
AVOIDANCE/PROCRASTINATION:
PrActice
HAVE TO/MUST:
DIARIES:
JOURNALS:
LETTERS:
POETRY:
BLOGS:
THANK YOU NOTES:
WORK HABITS/SELF-DISCIPLINE:
A WRITER’S DATE:
MUSIC:
EVERYTHING IS A STORY:
ATTITUDE:
CHOICE:
WRITE A BOOK IN A YEAR:
WRITE OFTEN:
SUBJECTS OF INTEREST:
chArActers
CAST OF CHARACTERS:
KNOW YOUR CHARACTERS:
CHARACTER NAMES:
CHARACTER DESCRIPTIONS:
PET NAMES:
PROFANITY:
LITERARY LICENSE:
SUGARCOATING:
GOSSIP:
HE SAID/SHE SAID:
sceNes
SETTING:
SCENE:
RESEARCH:
DESCRIPTION:
geNres
FICTION:
structure
IDEAS:
POINT OF VIEW:
PLOT:
SUBPLOTS:
SUBTEXT:
OUTLINES:
BEGINNING:
ENDING:
CLIFFHANGERS:
TRANSITIONS:
mechANics
GOOD ADVICE:
WORDS:
VOCABULARY:
CRUTCH WORDS:
SENTENCES:
PARAGRAPHS:
GRAMMAR:
TENSES:
SPELLING:
PUNCTUATION:
SPACES:
PACE:
ACTION/VERBS:
ADVERBS:
SHOW OR TELL:
MANUSCRIPT DIRECTIONS:
legAl
HONESTY:
WHISTLEBLOWER:
LIBEL:
COPYRIGHT:
RIGHT OF PRIVACY:
NEGLIGENCE:
TRADEMARK:
revisioN
DRAFTS:
CUTTING:
The Publishing Process
PublicAtioN
PUBLISHING BUSINESS:
INDUSTRY CHANGES:
TRADITIONAL PUBLISHING:
QUERY LETTERS:
AGENTS AND/OR PUBLISHERS:
AGENTS:
SUBMISSIONS:
REJECTIONS:
REVIEWS:
ARTICLES:
INTERVIEWS:
AWARDS:
SPEECHES:
BOOK SIGNINGS:
THE CASE OF THE SOUR SIGNING
PUBLICITY:
PUBLICITY STUNTS:
PUBLICISTS:
WriTer’s helPers
Writer’s helPers
SELF-CARE:
EXERCISE/MOVEMENT:
VISUALIZATIONS:
DECLARATION:
ACT AS IF:
CELEBRATE:
Final Words
eND remArks:
bibliogrAPhy
creDits
About the Author
iNDex
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BREADCRUMBS FOR BEGINNERS:

BREADCRUMBS FOR BEGINNERS:

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Published by Balboa Press
Breadcrumbs for Beginners provides a practical and entertaining umbrella approach to the world of the writer. It covers the process—from just thinking about writing to actually putting pen to paper, and then revising, and finally info as to what to do to get a manuscript published and promoted.
Breadcrumbs for Beginners provides a practical and entertaining umbrella approach to the world of the writer. It covers the process—from just thinking about writing to actually putting pen to paper, and then revising, and finally info as to what to do to get a manuscript published and promoted.

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Published by: Balboa Press on Apr 29, 2013
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