Word Painting: A Guide to Writing More Descriptively

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Writer's Digest Books, Mar 15, 1999 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 250 pages
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Powerful description is easy to recognize but difficult to achieve. In this extraordinary guide, Rebecca McClanahan leads readers through an exploration of the descriptive writing process, combining direct instruction with engaging word exercises that challenge readers to elevate their writing to new levels of richness and clarity.

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User Review  - ForeverMasterless - LibraryThing

A decent book with a lot of good advice, but man can it be long-winded at times. It starts to drag about halfway through and entirely loses focus by the end, delving into territory that's covered much ... Read full review

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This book is a must read for any writer wanting to take their craft to the next level. Read full review



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McClanahan is an accomplished writer, poet, and teacher for over 25 years.

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