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Short Story Writing by Charles Raymond Barrett

This book is an attempt to put into definite form the principles observed by the masters of the short story in the practice of their art. It is the result of a careful study of their work, of some indifferent attempts to imitate them, and of the critical examination of several thousands of short stories written by amateurs. It is designed to be of practical assistance to the novice in short story writing, from the moment the tale is dimly conceived until it is completed and ready for the editor's judgment. The promotion from the rank of amateur to the dignity of authorship may be long in coming, but it will come at last. Fame, like all else that this world has to give, depends largely upon downright hard work; and he who has the courage to strive in the face of disappointments will achieve success in the end. (From the Preface) Get Your Copy Today!

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Publication date

11th June 2015

Author

Charles Raymond Barrett

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Publisher

Lulu.com

Format

Paperback
169 pages

Categories

The arts: general issues

ISBN

9781329176751

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