Crafting the Personal Essay A Guide for Writing and Publishing Creative Non-Fiction

ISBN-10: 1582977968

ISBN-13: 9781582977966

Edition: 2010

Authors: Dinty W. Moore

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List price: $20.99
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: F&W Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/8/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.968
Language: English

Dinty W. Moore is a professor and the director of the creative writing program at Ohio University. He is the author of several books, includingThe Truth of the Matter: Art and Craft in Creative NonfictionandThe Accidental Buddhist: Mindfulness, Enlightenment, and Sitting Still. nbsp;

Introduction: The Personal Essay, Here and Now
Writing The Essay
The Gentle Art of the Personal Essay
The Personal (Not Private) Essay
Writing the Memoir Essay
The Woolf and the Moth
Writing the Contemplative Essay
A Closer Look: "Leisure," by Agnes Repplier
Pursuing Mental Rabbits
Writing the Lyric Essay
Of Conflict
A Closer Look: "Ah Wilderness!"
Writing the Spiritual Essay
Who Am I Today?
Writing the Gastronomical Essay
Writing the Humorous Essay
A Closer Look: "Pulling Teeth,"
Write What you Wish you Knew
Writing the Nature Essay
Writing the Travel Essay
Reaching Readers
On a Regular Writing Routine
Blogging and the Essay
Red Light, Green Light: Tips for Conquering Writer's Block
On Becoming an Excellent Rewriter
On Publication, Rejection, and Being Stubborn
"Of Idle People who Rove About"
Recommended Readings for Writers
Web Sites for Essay Writers
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