Writing From Personal Experience: How To Turn Your Life Into Salable Prose

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F+w Media Incorporated, 2000 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 228 pages
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More than just a "how to" reference, this guide weaves an inspiring, engaging read with invaluable instruction for turning personal experiences into salable prose. It includes nuts-and-bolts writing instruction, creative exercises, information on the hows and whys of keeping a journal, and suggestions on networking, humor, acceptance and rejection.

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User Review  - snowangel51 - LibraryThing

Nancy Davidoff Kelton does an excellent job of covering all the bases. The chapters are short and to the point. Her advice and the exercises are very helpful. I especially loved the examples of her ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kellyanne Lynch - Goodreads

My aunt gave me this book. It's an inspirational read, and I've referred to it often. Read full review

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Kelton is a successful writer whose work has been featured in publications such as the New York Times, Redbook, and Writer's Digest. She has taught at the New School, New York University and the International Woman's writing Guild.

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