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Creating Fiction: Instruction and Insights from Teachers of the Associated Writing Programs

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Beginners should definitely grab a copy and read it for insight and inspiration. The essays are all written by prominent writers and writing teachers of fiction. Our Duty as Storytellers.

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It was interesting nonetheless, but his success and the tactics he advocated seem unlikely to work for the likes of me. This text is useful for teachers of fiction writing.

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We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Creating Fiction Julie Checkoway No preview available – This is one of my favorite writing books. I found this one and the others on structure and plot helpful.

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