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Helpful Resources for Creative Writing Students


This handout discusses the writing obstacles most frequently faced by beginning poets and fiction writers and will offer tactics for addressing these issues during a tutorial.

Contributors:Dana Bisignani
Last Edited: 2010-04-21 08:15:14


-Burroway, Janet. Writing Fiction: A Guide to Narrative Craft. Longman, 2006.

-Cameron, Julia. The Right to Write. Tarcher, 1998.

-Goldberg, Natalie. Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within. Shambhala, 2006.

-Hugo, Richard. The Triggering Town. W.W. Norton, 1992.

-Lamotte, Anne. Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life. Anchor, 1995.

-Laux, Dorianne and Addonizio, Kim. The Poet’s Companion. W.W. Norton, 1997.

-Stern, Jerome. Making Shapely Fiction. W.W. Norton, 2000.

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