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Naked, drunk, and writing : shed your inhibitions and craft a compelling memoir or personal essay / Adair Lara.

By: Lara, Adair.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Berkeley : Ten Speed Press, 2010Edition: Rev. ed.Description: 247 pages ; 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781580084802; 158008480X; 9781580086561; 158008656X.Subject(s): Autobiography -- Authorship | Essay -- Authorship | Biography as a literary form | Autobiography -- Authorship | Biography as a literary form | Essay -- Authorship | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Business Communication | LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Composition & Creative Writing | REFERENCE / Writing SkillsDDC classification: 808/.06692
Contents:
Writing down your stories -- The personal essay -- Techniques and practices for essay and memoir -- The memoir -- Getting published -- What you get when you write from life.
Summary: "A guide that shows writers how to create a compelling memoir or personal essay, with advice on structure, technique, revision, publication, and conquering writer's block"--Provided by publisher.
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Originally published: San Francisco : Scottwall Associates, 2009, under title Naked, drunk, and writing : writing essays and memoirs for love and for money.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-232) and index.

Writing down your stories -- The personal essay -- Techniques and practices for essay and memoir -- The memoir -- Getting published -- What you get when you write from life.

"A guide that shows writers how to create a compelling memoir or personal essay, with advice on structure, technique, revision, publication, and conquering writer's block"--Provided by publisher.

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