The Practicing Poet: Writing Beyond the Basics download free [PDF and Ebook] by Diane Lockward

The Practicing Poet: Writing Beyond the Basics download free [PDF and Ebook] by Diane Lockward year 2018
  • Book name: The Practicing Poet: Writing Beyond the Basics
  • Author: Diane Lockward
  • Release date: 2018/7/21
  • Publisher: TERRAPIN BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9781947896079
  • Rating: 9.55 of 10
  • Votes: 385
  • Review by: Everleigh Brenner
  • Review rating: 7.11 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/28
  • Total pages: 350
  • Includes a PDF summary of 37 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Organized into ten sections with each devoted to a poetic concept, The Practicing Poetbegins with 'Discovering New Material,' 'Finding the Best Words,' 'Making Music,' 'Working with Sentences and Line Breaks,' 'Crafting Surprise,' and 'Achieving Tone.' The concepts become progressively more sophisticated, moving on to 'Dealing with Feelings,' 'Transforming Your Poems,' and 'Rethinking and Revising.' The final section, 'Publishing Your Book,' covers manuscript organization, book promotion, and presentation of a good public reading.The book includes thirty brief craft essays, each followed by a model poem and analysis of the poem's craft, then a prompt based on the poem. Ten recyclable bonus prompts are also included. Ten Top Tips lists are each loaded with poetry wisdom from an accomplished poet The Practicing Poet pushes poets beyond the basics and encourages the continued reading, learning, and writing of poetry. It is suitable as a textbook in the classroom, a guidebook in a workshop, or an at-home tutorial for the practicing poet working independently. The craft essays, poems, and top tips lists include the work of 113 contemporary poets.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 18H10M50S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Poetry By Individual Poets, Art & Photography, Creative Writing & Creative Writing Guides, Reference Books, Literary Studies: Poetry & Poets
  • Available formats: PML, TXT, EPUB, XPS, PDF, WORD, DOC, OEB. Compressed in DMG, RAR, CBC, ZIP, XZ, AZW4, CHM
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 23.01 USD
  • Dimensions: 152x229x19mm
  • Weight: 467g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Not Available
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