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Short Story Writing By Charles Raymond Barrett
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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... More > 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!< Less
Puzzle Math: Writing Equations of Lines in Slope Intercept Form By Roxanne Eckenrode
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This short worksheet provides immediate feedback for students as it is self-checking. It is fun and satisfying for students because the answers correspond to letters that decode a secret message.... More > Students write equations of lines in slope intercept form when given two points, a point and the slope, and the slope and the y-intercept. You may also be interested in other PUZZLE MATH worksheet and books including, "PUZZLE MATH: Mixed Derivatives", and "PUZZLE MATH: Trigonometry and Logarithms".< Less
Short Story Writing: A Practical Treatise on the Art of The Short Story (eBook Version) By Charles Raymond Barrett
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Gold mine of information from a time when the art of the short story was being defined. From The Preface: This book is an attempt to put into definite form the principles observed by the... More > 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.< Less
The Short Book of Short Stories By Kevin Haynes, Alec McQuinn
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Words; a man's greatest form of expression. Writing is the most abundantly beautiful form of art there is, because, unlike music and paintings, one can actually understand it. In this collection is... More > offered the spectacular work of two brilliant young men. These inspiring tales will have you laughing, crying, dancing, and quite often trying to contact the authors to ask for their hands in marriage.< Less
The Short Book of Short Stories By Kevin Haynes, Alec McQuinn
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Words; a man's greatest form of expression. Writing is the most abundantly beautiful form of art there is, because, unlike music and paintings, one can actually understand it. In this collection is... More > offered the spectacular work of two brilliant young men. These inspiring tales will have you laughing, crying, dancing, and quite often trying to contact the authors to ask for their hands in marriage.< Less
Seven Shorts By Julie Rogers
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The tales collected in Julie Rogers's Seven Shorts can be compared to a wintry landscape: what lurks beneath is cloaked by deceptive beauty. They hold literary garments elegant and genteel, belying... More > curves and forms patiently waiting—at any moment—to shock, or even enlighten. Cover your eyes, spin you a few times, and shove you into a room with . . . never mind. Seven Shorts cannot be labeled Horror, Dark Fantasy, Magical Realism or anything so reductive. Nonetheless, connoisseurs of those traditions will find much here to like—even love. Spanning decades—1969 to 2045—the narratives weave through classic territories, striking in their range and fertility of imagination. One of them garnered Rogers the 1999 Writer's Digest Writing Competition Grand Prize. With Seven Shorts, Julie Rogers creates her own genre, one surging with emotion, wit, and stark-raving sanity.< Less
Speak and Write By Richard J. McQueen, FERNAND D'AMICO, JACQUES WISMAN
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The subject of Speak and Write is proposed in this book as a themed walk through the passages of scripture from the Old and New Testament. The biblical text (KJV) is presented deliberately devoid of... More > additional comments to offer an immediate and direct perception of the selected track. The thematic reading of the biblical text opens to the reader as a fascinating experience that allows him to benefit in a short time, a surprising and rich picture of content. Speaking and writing are two different ways of communicating with others on the facts and experiences of life. As part of the biblical text the word and writing take on a symbolic meaning of two different spiritual attitudes, whose peculiarity 'is reflected on the contents and representations that are wrapped in the form of communication. On the performative you create a deep interaction between content and form that reflects the relationship between the divine and the human.< Less
Nml, Likely a Revolutionary New Form of Software Development By R. A. Elschlager
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This short ebook, of about 15,000 words, presents defining ideas of nml, which I am still developing. If doable, nml would be a revolutionary new form of software development, software which even... More > before it was ever tested or run, was mathematically proven to be correct, no matter its size or the meanings you decide to put in the word “correct.” How can such claims be made about meaning in general? It comes out of an amazing confluence of computers and mathematical logic, discovered in my previous book, “Consciousness and Marbles,” (predicate calculus, predcal). The author had spent several decades writing software, analyzing it, doing requirements analysis, and testing, from small to very large systems, and before that, got a Masters degree and doctoral work at UC Berkeley, in mathematics, mathematical logic and complexity theory, and a little later, a Masters degree and doctoral work at Stanford University in computers, artificial intelligence, and automatic programming.< Less
The Renascent - vol. 2 - Writing By Editors E.R. Morse & J.S.B. Morse
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The Renascent is the rebirth of high art in the form of painting, writing, photography, music, and more. This volume showcases writing by a range of talents from all over the world. Short stories,... More > poems, and a one act play make up the content of this excellent collection.< Less
The Renascent - vol. 2 - Writing By Editors E.R. Morse & J.S.B. Morse
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The Renascent is the rebirth of high art in the form of painting, writing, photography, music, and more. This volume showcases writing by a range of talents from all over the world. Short stories,... More > poems, and a one act play make up the content of this excellent collection.< Less