The deer on a bicycle: excursions into the writing of humor

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Eastern Washington University Press, 2000 - Humor - 188 pages
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Excellent writing tips. - Goodreads
A good read for those who are interested in writing - Goodreads
This isn't your average book on writing. - Goodreads

Review: The Deer on a Bicycle: Excursions Into the Writing of Humor

User Review  - Burton W. Cole - Goodreads

No, this isn't a book of step-by-step mechanics of how to write humor. Yes, it does omit instructions on some of the finer McManus-isms. But it is my go-to book for encouragement, inspiration, ideas ... Read full review

Review: The Deer on a Bicycle: Excursions Into the Writing of Humor

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A good read for those who are interested in writing Read full review

Contents

My Life and Weird Times or How I Became a Writer of Humor
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What do you mean by indirection in a story?
19
Why write for magazines?
22
Copyright

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About the author (2000)

Patrick F. McManus divides his time between Spokane, Washington, and Idaho.

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