Applications for Writing Success, 1st Edition

  • William Henry
  • Published By: Renaissance Publishing House
  • ISBN-10: 0615358020
  • ISBN-13: 9780615358024
  • DDC: 808.02
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 122 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006

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A must have writer's handbook; Applications For Writing Success is the ideal gateway to creative writing. Step by step, multiple tools are offered that simplify, yet accentuate simple, effective, clear expression. Anne Marie, an English professor at a local junior college stated, "Finally someone has written something that writers can use." In addition, author, William Henry, has virtually terminated writer's block by offering over two thousand ideas for writing, four hundred thesis statements, and nearly seven hundred fifty great quotes for use in composition. Applications For Writing Success effortlessly advances writing skills to the next level of success. As Carol Crane, renowned author of twenty five children's books, stated: "This is a 'must have' reference for all writers." (This book has also been successfully used for ACT and SAT preparation!)

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Special Thanks.
Author’s Forward.
Table of Contents.
1: Function before Form.
2: Freestyle Writing - The Hot Pen Method.
3: Connect the Dots I.
4: Form Follows Function.
5: Formula One Writing: Part I.
6: Formula One Explained: Part II.
7: Model A - ‘General to Specific’.
8: Model B - ‘Specific to General’.
9: Connect the Dots II.
10: Five Minute Lessons that Work.
11: Parts of Speech.
12: The Importance of Nouns.
13: Inferential Writing.
14: Verbs & the Twelve Dimensions of Time.
15: Modification and Modifiers.
16: The Importance of Adverbs.
17: Conjunctive Adverbs.
18: The Importance of Adjectives.
19: Verbals and Creative Writing.
20: The Pronoun.
21: Basic Punctuation Made Easy.
22: Revision Tips.
23: Composition, Essays, & Research.
24: Dream Catchers (17 Essay Prompts).
25: Point/Counter Point (400 Thesis Statements).
26: The Architects of Life (Biographical Research).
27: Great Quotes Collection.
About the Author.