We have also included some tips about Writing Negatively About People in Your Life as well as links to some well-known examples of creative non-fiction to give you a sense of what is out there. Creative nonfiction merges the boundaries between literary art fiction, poetry and research nonfiction statistical, fact-filled, run of the mill journalism. Sometimes called literary journalism or the literature of fact, creative nonfiction merges the boundaries between literary art fiction, poetry and research nonfiction statistical, fact-filled, run of the mill journalism.
The What-if Question Genie This is my newest interactive page! My genie will conjure up crazy What-If questions to inspire your stories. All ages will enjoy the off-the-wall ideas!
And you get to be the chef. There are nearly 50 of them!
Mugshots Mugshots are a great way to think through a character before starting your story. On this webpage, pick a face you like and click through to a simple form that will help you make a great main character!
You can print out the forms to use in class. On the webpage I call KidTalesyou can use some of those drawings to start your own story -- then click to see what the original kid-made story was!
Weird Headline Maker Do you want a great story starter? How about over million of them? Try my Weird Headline Makerwhich will create random headlines for you. All you need to do, then, is imagine what story might have made the headline!
The headlines are always crazy and many will make you laugh. A collection of essays explaining my creative approach to getting kids to enjoy writing. Looking for creative writing lessons for your classroom? A companion piece to Year One! Adaptable for grades Creative writing is any form of writing which is written with the creativity of mind: fiction writing, poetry writing, creative nonfiction writing and more.
The purpose is to express something, whether it be feelings, thoughts, or emotions. Rather than only giving information or inciting the reader. Welcome! This website provides creative writing prompts, topics, tips, ideas and outlines to help you put pen to paper.
No more writers' block! 20 Writing Tips from Fiction Authors. Writing success boils down to hard work, imagination and passion—and then some more hard work.
iUniverse Publishing fires up your creative spirit with 20 writing tips from 12 bestselling fiction authors. Visit How to Write a Book: Creative Story Writing Tips that Work!
and Creative Story Writing Tips: Conflicts, Cliffhangers and Climaxes Resources for teachers Check out this website for more ideas and tools, especially if you teach a Creative Writing class!
This is THE place for creative writing techniques and craft tips for authors of books, novels, poems, short stories, essays, fiction, and nonfiction. These helpful creative writing prompts will make the words flow from your fingers and get you in the habit of being able to write when you want to.