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From where you dream : the process of writing fiction

Author: Robert Olen Butler; Janet Burroway
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Janet Burroway, author of Writing Fiction, the classic text on creative writing ... introduces her edited transcripts of Butler's thought-provoking lectures. From Where You Dream reimagines the process of writing as emotional rather than intellectual and tells writers how to achieve the dreamspace necessary for composing honest, inspired fiction. Proposing fiction as the exploration of the human condition with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Annotations (Provenance)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Butler, Robert Olen.
From where you dream.
New York : Grove Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607598436
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Olen Butler; Janet Burroway
ISBN: 0802117953 9780802117953 0802142575 9780802142573
OCLC Number: 57531366
Description: 269 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The Lectures : Boot Camp --
The Zone --
Yearning --
Cinema of the Mind --
A Writer Prepares. The Workshop : Reading, Lit Crit, and the Workshop --
The Bad Story --
The Anecdote Exercise --
The Written Exercise. The Stories, Analyzed : "Flamenco" / Erich Sysak --
"My Impossibles" / Brandy T. Wilson --
"My Summer in Vulcan" / Rita Mae Reese --
Appendix: "Open Arms" / Robert Olen Butler.
Responsibility: Robert Olen Butler ; edited, with an introduction by Janet Burroway,

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Reimagines the process of writing as emotional rather than intellectual, and tells writers how to achieve the dreamspace necessary for composing honest, inspired fiction. The author offers useful  Read more...

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