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Goal, Motivation & Conflict

By: Dixon, Debra

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Gryphon Books for Writers: 1996

Seller ID: 1

Condition: New


Goal, Motivation & Conflict will show you how to use these three key elements to give dimension to your characters and direction to your plot. It will help you plan a road map to keep your story on track, discover why your scenes aren't working and how to fix them, create characters that editors and readers will care about, be confident your idea will work before you write 200 pages, end sagging middles and much more. Clear and concise with many helpful examples. View more info

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When You are the Only Cop in Town... A writer's guide to small town law enforcement

By: Jack Berry & Debra Dixon

Price: $18.95

Seller ID: 3

ISBN: 0-9654371-5-9


An indispensable guide to facts, procedures, and the how-to's of small town law enforcement from Debra Dixon, author of GMC: Goal, Motivation, and Conflict. Jack Berry has over 30 years in law enforcement, the last 17 as Chief in a small town. He also happens to be Debra's dad. Crack the covers of this book and enjoy a writer's feast of the funny, the odd, and the mundane. Find out what you need to know and what it's really like on the mean streets of Smallville, U.... View more info

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Writing the Fiction Synopsis - A Step by Step Approach

By: Pam McCutcheon

Price: $18.95

Seller ID: 5

ISBN: 0-9654371-1-4


Walk through the process of writing a synopsis of your book, from targeting your market, to adding tone, to tightening by choosing just the right words. Learn how to write the synopsis to develop your book's theme, determine what elements of plot and character should be included, choose which method to use to begin your synopsis, and format it properly. Using movies as examples, the author provides preliminary, plot development, character development, and st... View more info

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The Writer's Brainstorming Kit - Thinking in New Directions

By: Pam McCutcheon & Michael Waite

Price: $24.95

Seller ID: 4

ISBN: 0965437140


A recurring refrain in the writing business is that editors want fresh material something different they have not seen before. That's what The Writer's Brainstorming Kit is all about giving you the tools to jump the ruts and take flight in new, unexpected directions. Use the 50 cards and concepts in this book to: Break out of your conventional mode of linear thinking Create conflict in your story Find new and unexpected plot twists ... View more info