Titolo: Writer's First Aid
Casa editrice: Writer's Institute Publications
Data di pubblicazione: 2006
Legatura: Soft cover
Condizione libro: New
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Riassunto: Author Kristi Holl knows whereof she speaks. Having overcome many personal struggles on the road to publishing success, her keen observations about the writing life strike a chord with writers everywhere. Inspirational yet practical, Writer's First Aid is an invaluable resource for anyone who is determined to create the life of their dreams. You'll find the targeted guidance you need for your improved writing success in four easily referenced sections: Section 1: "Getting Started" How to banish anxiety ... identify and dissolve writer's block ... jump-start ideas ... finish the stalled chapter ... and much more ... Section 2: "Work Habits That Work for You" Strategies for fitting writing into a crowded schedule ... overcoming distractions ... building momentum ... and revving up your creative juices ... Section 3: "Money and other Practical Matters" Eight strategies for being you own agent ... steps to take to reach your full-time freelancing goal ... lifestyle tips that stretch writing income ... and clues to tell you when it's time to quit your day job ... Section 4: "Create the Writing Life You Want" Mapping the shortest route to your dream life ... conquering obstacles ... writing goals ... and aquiring the right tools to make your full-time writing dreams come true ...
Kristi Holl is an award-winning author of 34 books for children, one nonfiction book for writers, and over 150 stories and articles for children and adults, as well as conference speaker and web editor. Her stories and articles have appeared in Jack and Jill, Child Life, Hi-Call, Your Life & Health, Touch, The Writer, Children's Writer, and the SCBWI Bulletin, among others. She also wrote a mystery column and self-coaching column for the magazine Once Upon a Time.
Her books are on many recommended reading lists and have been nominated for numerous Children's Choice Awards. Her first book, Just Like a Real Family, was nominated for children's book awards in five states; it and its sequel, No Strings Attached, both were released in Japan in l996 and l997. The Rose Beyond the Wall was on the Children's Book Council list of Outstanding Books for l985, and The Haunting of Cabin l3 won the l990 Maryland Children's Book Award. Two of her books, Footprints Up My Back and Perfect or Not, Here I Come, were Junior Literary Guild selections. In 2000 and 2001 four novels were published in Tommy Nelson's TodaysGirls.com books, including Tangled Web, Chat Freak, Fun e-Farm, and 4GIVE & 4GET. Most recently, four best-selling middle grade devotionals were published by Zonderkidz: No Boys Allowed (2004), Girlz Rock (2005), Chick Chat and Shine On, Girl (2006). Another devotional, What s a Girl To Do was published in September, 2007. A mystery series (Fading Tracks, Secrets for Sale, Smoke Screen, and Pick Your Poison) is due for publication by Zonderkidz, spring, 2008.
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