A Writer"s Toolkit Essays, Poems, Stories by Charles Brashear

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Published by Associated Creative Writers .

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ISBN 100933362137
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Chapter 1 includes an overview of the writing process, the teaching approaches in a balanced writing programme, and the traits of effective teachers of writing. This chapter also introduces the idea that effective writers draw on two toolkits: a Knowledge Toolkit (what good writers know) and Skills Toolkit (what good writers do).

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A Writer’s Toolkit,Spring, p. 4 Drawing and Painting In I was working on an odd book called Saucer Wisdom which included a lot of drawings, supposedly made by saucer abductee Frank Shook. Given that the drawings weren’t supposed to be by a professional artist, the publisher let me draw them myself, which I enjoyed.

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The Writer’s Toolkit: Strategies for Effective Essays can be used as supplemental guide that compliments what you already do in the classroom or as a primary text. No matter how you use this book, you will find the information to be helpful, informative, and useful.

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Each kit includes over a dozen reports, checklists, worksheets and recordings. Items included in this toolkit: How to Write Your Nonfiction Book (And Do It Faster Than You Think) – An extended report with steps to help you plan out your manuscript and finish writing faster.

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The space inside your head is a place of enchantment – a series of pathways leading to creative ideas. A voice journal is a tool that can help your characters come alive, wake up and sing, and keep your readers reading.

With Bell’s kind permission, here’s how it works, from his book: Keeping a voice journal. from The Art of War for Writers, by James Scott Bell. The voice journal is my favorite way of getting to know a character.

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