Writing & Selling Short Stories & Personal Essays : The Essential Guide to Getting Your Work Published Paperback
Write It Short, Sell It Now Short stories and personal essays have never been hotter--or more crucial for a successful writing career.
Earning bylines in magazines and literary journals is a terrific way to get noticed and earn future opportunities in both short- and long-form writing. Writing & Selling Short Stories & Personal Essays capitalizes on the popularity of these genres by instructing on the two key steps to publishing short works: crafting excellent pieces and successfully submitting them.
You'll learn how to:* Develop different craft elements--including point of view, character, dialogue, scene writing, and more--specifically for short stories and essays.* Recognize the qualities of excellent short works, using examples from recently published stories and essays in major journals.* Understand the business of writing short, from categorizing your work and meeting submission guidelines to networking and submitting to writing contests.* Master the five-step process for submitting and selling like a pro.Featuring advice and examples from a multitude of published authors, Writing & Selling Short Stories & Personal Essays is a must-have for any writer's bookshelf.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: F&W Publications Inc
- Publication Date: 29/09/2017
- Category: Creative writing & creative writing guides
- ISBN: 9781440350832