Writing in Brief
by Michael Fitzgerald
Michael Fitzgerald is the author of many books of poetry, non-fiction and children's literature. He has studied at Wesleyan University in Connecticut, Eartham College and the Iowa Writers' Workshop. He has been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, received an Ackerman Nicholson Fellowship and Garabrandt Poetry Medallion.
He has worked on projects for the Association for Bahá'í Studies, the Defenders of Wildlife, the Center for Science in the Public Interest, the Folger Shakespeare Library, the National Federation for the Blind, National Public Radio. the Smithsonian Institution, the US Public Interest Research Group and others.
In this book he offers brief outlines for poetry, creative writing and magazine nonfiction. With references for further investigation, this slim volume is a condensed course in effective writing, suitable for individual, workshop or class room study.
Deceptively simple, this slim volume includes:
Notes on the Poetic Process
Ten Elements of Poetry
Ten Elements of Fiction
Ten Elements of Creative NonFiction
Ten Elements of a Short Story
Fifteen Elements of Magazine Articles
Types of Structure
References for further study
ISBN: 9781896331966 | WMPub# 1141 | 5½" x 8½"
16 page chapbook | $5.00 CDN
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