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Women writing on family : tips on writing, teaching and publishing

Format: Print Book 2012
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Non-fiction PN147.W565 2012x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Non-fiction
 
Call Number  PN147.W565 2012x
 
 
Summary
This book provides guidance and insight for women who write about family. Award-winning women writers from all walks of life share their experiences in planning, composing, editing, publishing, teaching, and promoting work in a variety of writing genres. Readers will learn to tackle sensitive family issues and avoid pitfalls in memoir writing, poetry, fiction, and others. Filled with tips, exercises, and anecdotes, this anthology is appropriate for both well-seasoned writers and those just beginning.
Contents
pt. 1. Personal and legal issues about family topics
pt. 2. Finding time to write with career and family
pt. 3. Making the most of your family experience
pt. 4. Writing exercises & strategies
pt. 5. Exploring family in a variety of genres
pt. 6. Finding your writing style
pt. 7. Publishing, marketing & promotion
pt. 8. Building your confidence.

Additional Information
Subjects Authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genealogy -- Authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Autobiography -- Authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Creative writing -- Authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Authorship -- Vocational guidance -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Authorship -- Marketing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Women authors -- Psychology.
Women authors -- Family relationships.
Families in literature.
Women and literature.
Publisher Toronto :Key Publishing House,2012
Edition 1st ed.
Contributors Smallwood, Carol, 1939-
Holland, Suzann.
Language English
Description 343 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781926780139 (pbk.)
1926780132 (pbk.)
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