The Rose Metal Press field guide to writing flash nonfiction : advice and essential exercises from respected writers, editors, and teachers / edited by Dinty W. Moore

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Subjects: Authorship
Creative nonfiction--Authorship
Autobiography--Authorship
Essay--Authorship
Prose literature--Authorship
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Brookline, MA : Rose Metal Press, 2012
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: xxv, 179 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Flash nonfiction
Spine title: Field guide to writing flash nonfiction
Additional Authors: Moore, Dinty W., 1955-
Notes: LCCN: 2012289032
ISBN: 9780984616664 (pbk.)
ISBN: 0984616667
Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-173)
Summary: "Unmatched in its focus on a concise and popular emerging genre, The Rose Metal Press Field Guide to Writing Flash Nonfiction features 26 eminent writers, editors, and teachers offering expert analysis, focused exercises, and helpful examples of what make the brief essay form such a perfect medium for experimentation, insight, and illumination. With a comprehensive introduction to the genre and book by editor Dinty W. Moore, this guide is perfect for both the classroom and the individual writer's desk--an essential handbook for anyone interested in the scintillating and succinct flash nonfiction form. How many words does it take to tell a compelling true story? The answer might surprise you." -- Publisher's description
OCLC Number: 809612510
ISBN/ISSN: 9780984616664
0984616667