SAVE THE CAT by Blake Snyder is a popular screenwriting book series and storytelling methodology used by screenwriters, directors, and studio execs across Hollywood Now, for the first time ever, bestselling author and writing teacher, Jessica Brody, takes the beloved Save the Cat plotting princi
Renowned, bestselling novelist Chuck Palahniuk takes us behind the scenes of the writing life, with postcards from decades on the road and incredible examination of the power of fiction and the art of storytelling.In this spellbinding blend of memoir and insight, bestselling author Chuck Palahniuk s
What makes a romance novel a romance How do you write a kissing book Writing a well structured romance isn t the same as writing any other genre something the popular novel and screenwriting guides don t address The romance arc is made up of its own story beats, and the external plot and theme n
From the author of The Queen of the Night, an essay collection exploring his education as a man, writer, and activist and how we form our identities in life and in art n nAs a novelist, Alexander Chee has been described as masterful by Roxane Gay, incendiary by the New York Times, and brilliant
The Green Witch: Your Complete Guide to the Natural Magic of Herbs, Flowers, Essential Oils, and More19 March 2019 | By Arin Murphy-Hiscock | Filed in: crafts.
Discover the power of natural magic and healing through herbs, flowers, and essential oils in this new guide to green witchcraft.At her core, the green witch is a naturalist, an herbalist, a wise woman, and a healer She embraces the power of nature she draws energy from the Earth and the Universe
Story Genius: How to Use Brain Science to Go Beyond Outlining and Write a Riveting Novel (Before You Waste Three Years Writing 327 Pages That Go Nowhere)10 September 2019 | By Lisa Cron | Filed in: crafts.
Following on the heels of Lisa Cron s breakout first book, Wired for Story, this writing guide reveals how to use cognitive storytelling strategies to build a scene by scene blueprint for a riveting story.Story Genius is a foolproof program that saves writers from penning hundreds of pages only to r
Dot Journaling: A Practical Guide: How to Start and Keep the Planner, To-Do List, and Diary That’ll Actually Help You Get Your Life Together14 September 2018 | By Rachel Wilkerson Miller | Filed in: crafts.
Organize your life, record what matters, and get stuff done nWhat the heck is a dot journal It s a planner, to do list, and diary for every aspect of your life work, home, relationships, hobbies, everything nEarly adopter Rachel Wilkerson Miller explains how to make a dot journal work for you whet
Eddie Hunter has discovered that he loves building Creating things with his own hands satisfies him Fortunately his job in the game Light Online allows for that It also requires that he do all the other things the rest of the players in the game do, so he can t just build n nBalancing his time bet
When the New York Times referred to Ursula K Le Guin as America s greatest writer of science fiction, they just might have undersold her legacy It s hard to look at her vast body of work novels and stories across multiple genres, poems, translations, essays, speeches, and criticism and see anythin
n One of my absolute favourite writers Decca Aitkenhead n n Who would we be without stories nStories mould who we are, from our character to our cultural identity They drive us to act out our dreams and ambitions, and shape our politics and beliefs We use them to construct our relationships, to
With than a hundred published novels and than seventeen million copies of his books in print, USA Today bestselling author Dean Wesley Smith knows how to outline And he knows how to write a novel without an outline n nIn this WMG Writer s Guide, Dean takes you step by step through the pro
Over 100,000 copies sold A tapestry of strong characters and accomplished writing Herald Scotland It is 1911, and Jean is about to join the mass strike at the Singer factory For her, nothing will be the same again Decades later, in Edinburgh, Connie sews coded moments of her life into a noteb
Since her only daughter left for college, widow Pamela Paterson has kept busy as associate editor of a craft magazine and founder of the Knit and Nibble knitting club in quaint Arborville, New Jersey Now, she s trying out a new hobby solving murders Pamela is hosting the next Knit and Nibble mee
From Wiccan author Arin Murphy Hiscock comes this fantastic guide to spiritual self care with a witchy bent The Witch s Guide to Self Care contains recipes for products and spells for self restoration Bustle Worship yourself the witchy way learn how to nourish your body and spirit with herbal r
Stitch 'N Bitch: The Knitter's Handbook: Instructions, Patterns, and Advice for a New Generation of Knitters14 July 2019 | By Debbie Stoller | Filed in: crafts.
With 40 stylish patterns, this guide aims to show young knitters how to get started, how to make it fun and how to make the hip clothes they want Step by step instructions illustrate every technique.