The Emotional Craft of Fiction [E–pub READ]


  • Paperback
  • 240
  • The Emotional Craft of Fiction
  • Donald Maass
  • English
  • 05 August 2020
  • 9781440348372

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  1. says: SUMMARY The Emotional Craft of Fiction Donald Maass ✓ 1 REVIEW CHARACTERS ☆ ILDESIGN.CO ✓ Donald Maass

    SUMMARY The Emotional Craft of Fiction The Emotional Craft of Fiction [E–pub READ] I wish I'd written this book myself if only so I could share every single chapter with my own readers Because it's brilliant More than just on point writing instruction this is an inspirational challenge calling all writers to be their best selves and write stories that in turn inspire and challenge readers in all the be

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    SUMMARY The Emotional Craft of Fiction CHARACTERS ☆ ILDESIGN.CO ✓ Donald Maass Donald Maass ✓ 1 REVIEW One of the things I love about Donald Maass’s craft books is that he keeps taking it up a notch keeps pushing boundaries Which in turn continues to challenge his pupils Although I firmly believe this book will help any writer who reads it I feel like it found its way to my hands at the perfect point in my writing journey It takes the craft of fiction beyond the basic mechanics of characterization and plot construction and so I w

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    CHARACTERS ☆ ILDESIGN.CO ✓ Donald Maass The Emotional Craft of Fiction [E–pub READ] Donald Maass ✓ 1 REVIEW Three and a half starsI got dozens of notes out of it as usual but this one didn't do it for me Maybe the weakest of his that I've read It irked me how dogmatic he was about what people want out of reading fiction as part of the stated belief that pretty much every human being has an essentially compatible set of beliefs which seems to me extraordinarily naïve He suggests not going to very dark places with

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    The Emotional Craft of Fiction [E–pub READ] Donald Maass ✓ 1 REVIEW SUMMARY The Emotional Craft of Fiction I accidentally deleted my review of this book and I've already returned it to the library so I no longer have uotes to cite This book went into the DNF pile My main issues with the book included the following1 The author's snobbery of the 'classics literary fiction are better than all else' variety2 Annoyingly misogynistic or otherwise patronizing statements The author clearly knows better as each statement that could be taken as

  5. says: SUMMARY The Emotional Craft of Fiction Donald Maass ✓ 1 REVIEW CHARACTERS ☆ ILDESIGN.CO ✓ Donald Maass

    Donald Maass ✓ 1 REVIEW CHARACTERS ☆ ILDESIGN.CO ✓ Donald Maass The Emotional Craft of Fiction [E–pub READ] There is so much in this short book It is a book to revise a manuscript with to take you through those scenes that are necessary but aren't working to force you deeper in the storyto go beyond your own fear as a writer I need to reread and rere

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    The Emotional Craft of Fiction [E–pub READ] CHARACTERS ☆ ILDESIGN.CO ✓ Donald Maass SUMMARY The Emotional Craft of Fiction This is a provocative writing book As always with these sorts of books I think the best reaction is probably to take with you what’s useful and leave behind the rest after having given some consideration to it if you're going to d

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    SUMMARY The Emotional Craft of Fiction CHARACTERS ☆ ILDESIGN.CO ✓ Donald Maass Donald Maass ✓ 1 REVIEW It feels like a lot of this is subjective what engages the author a literary agent emotionally This bothered me sometimeswho is this reader telling a fiction writer how to write? But I think the reader’s perspective isn

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    The Emotional Craft of Fiction [E–pub READ] An Ultimate Guide for WritersDonald Maass’s THE EMOTIONAL CRAFT OF FICTION HOW TO WRITE THE STORY BENEATH THE SURFACE is the ultimate writer’s guide to telling a story Set aside the countless books about plotting structure and craft and read this book before you go any further in imagining drafting and revising your stories Throughout t

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    The Emotional Craft of Fiction [E–pub READ] Keep a notebook handy because you'll need it while reading this book I read this while drafting a very complex — and emotional — novel and every few pages I had ideas on how I could make my story better Highly recommend

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    The Emotional Craft of Fiction [E–pub READ] CHARACTERS ☆ ILDESIGN.CO ✓ Donald Maass Donald Maass ✓ 1 REVIEW Mr Maass is one of my favorite craft authors I connect with his teachings and love putting his suggestions into my work I took The Emotional Craft of Writing class prior to his releasing this book and could not wait for it to be released It's every bit as good as I expected If you're looking for a book on how to create characters who will

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The Emotional Craft of Fiction

REVIEW Ç The Emotional Craft of Fiction Nd outer journeys plot as emotional opportunities invoking higher emotions symbols and emotional language cascading change story as emotional mirror positive spirit and magnanimous writing the hidden current that makes stories move Readers can simply read a novelor they can experience it The Emotional Craft of Fiction shows you how to make that happ. It feels like a lot of this is subjective what engages the author a literary agent emotionally This bothered me sometimeswho is this reader telling a fiction writer how to write But I think the reader s perspective isn t talked about enough in craft so I welcome this book s uniue point of view At times it felt like there wasn t enough here to fill a full book Some of the segments were super short and consisted mainly of examples Maass feels are effective However there are a lot of good takeaways here especially if you need to work on characterization and I do I will say the exercises are particularly helpful I always appreciate a craft book with solid exercises and prompts to put the ideas into action Diary of an SM Romance do I will say the exercises are particularly helpful I always appreciate a craft book with solid exercises and prompts to put the ideas into action

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REVIEW Ç The Emotional Craft of Fiction YouThat's where The Emotional Craft of Fiction comes in Veteran literary agent and expert fiction instructor Donald Maass shows you how to use story to provoke a visceral and emotional experience in readers Topics covered include emotional modes of writing beyond showing versus telling your story's emotional world moral stakes connecting the inner a. I accidentally deleted my review of this book and I ve already returned it to the library so I no longer have uotes to cite This book went into the DNF pile My main issues with the book included the following1 The author s snobbery of the classics literary fiction are better than all else variety2 Annoyingly misogynistic or otherwise patronizing statements The author clearly knows better as each statement that could be taken as misogynistic or discriminatory is either prefaced with or followed by an excuse usually citing some scientific study to justify why it s okay for him to say something clearly not okay Somehow I was not surprised except for the character not being from classicsliterary fiction to find that the author thinks Bella from Twilight is a wonderful example of a woman3 Spoilers without warning major Gone Girl spoilers for one4 Holier than thou telling the reader

SUMMARY The Emotional Craft of Fiction

REVIEW Ç The Emotional Craft of Fiction Engage Your Readers with EmotionWhile writers might disagree over showing versus telling or plotting versus pantsing none would argue this If you want to write strong fiction you must make your readers feel The reader's experience must be an emotional journey of its own one as involving as your characters' struggles discoveries and triumphs are for. I wish I d written this book myself if only so I could share every single chapter with my own readers Because it s brilliant More than just on point writing instruction this is an inspirational challenge calling all writers to be their best selves and write stories that in turn inspire and challenge readers in all the best ways I wasn t expecting that from this book but I was certainly inspired and challenged myself Read it The Floating Bridge Nettles disagree over showing versus telling or plotting versus pantsing none would argue this If you want to write strong fiction you must make your readers feel The reader's experience must be an emotional journey of its own one as involving as your characters' struggles Revolutionary path discoveries and triumphs are for. I wish I The Boyfriend Next Door d written this book myself if only so I could share every single chapter with my own readers Because it s brilliant More than just on point writing instruction this is an inspirational challenge calling all writers to be their best selves and write stories that in turn inspire and challenge readers in all the best ways I wasn t expecting that from this book but I was certainly inspired and challenged myself Read it