Joshua Grant

Joshua Grant

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My hero, #kanyewest , describing a very, very real situation. #responsibility  design - Joshua Grant

My hero, , describing a very, very real situation.

#nonfiction #WritingTips : Use all the tools and techniques of literary craft to present your creative non-fiction: voice, characterization, dialogue, dramatic action, scenes, point of view, setting, plot, attention to language, vivid details...

#nonfiction #WritingTips : Use all the tools and techniques of literary craft to present your creative non-fiction: voice, characterization, dialogue, dramatic action, scenes, point of view, setting, plot, attention to language, vivid details...

#nonfiction #WritingTips : Read, read, read. Write, write, write. #sorry

#nonfiction #WritingTips : Read, read, read. Write, write, write. #sorry

#nonfiction #WritingTips : Attention spansa re not unlimited, nor are word counts. Consider: How will you accomplish your goal within a limited space and time?

: Attention spansa re not unlimited, nor are word counts. Consider: How will you accomplish your goal within a limited space and time?

#nonfiction #WritingTips: Well placed, actually funny humour will win the hearts and minds of your readers. Poor attempts will only roll your readers' eyes.

Well placed, actually funny humour will win the hearts and minds of your readers. Poor attempts will only roll your readers' eyes.

#nonfiction #WritingTips : Handle free-floating rage and general bitterness with care. It's easy to turn off a reader unless you offer some wider perspective.

: Handle free-floating rage and general bitterness with care. It's easy to turn off a reader unless you offer some wider perspective.

#nonfiction #WritingTips : Will anyone outside of your own family tree want to read your family story? Maybe — but only if you've objectively evaluated your piece and found something there for the disinterested (unrelated) reader.

: Will anyone outside of your own family tree want to read your family story? Maybe — but only if you've objectively evaluated your piece and found something there for the disinterested (unrelated) reader.

#nonfiction #writingtips : Just because it's factual doesn't mean it's going to ring true to others. Present your story to the reader in such a way that it's believable.

: Just because it's factual doesn't mean it's going to ring true to others. Present your story to the reader in such a way that it's believable.

#nonfiction #WritingTips : Just because it's true doesn't make it interesting or compelling for others.

: Just because it's true doesn't make it interesting or compelling for others.

#nonfiction #WritingTips : Remember there are many other forms of creative non-fiction besides personal narrative, memoir and travel writing. Try a lyrical essay, personal essay, dramatic monologue, piece or rhetoric or a biography.

: Remember there are many other forms of creative non-fiction besides personal narrative, memoir and travel writing. Try a lyrical essay, personal essay, dramatic monologue, piece or rhetoric or a biography.

#nonfiction #WritingTips : There's nothing wrong with judiciously picked adjectives, but if you rely on them too much you'll take away from the action. Choose the one that works.

: There's nothing wrong with judiciously picked adjectives, but if you rely on them too much you'll take away from the action. Choose the one that works.

#nonfiction #WritingTips : Have a brutally honest friend read over your work to point out any parts that might draw readers out of the flow.

: Have a brutally honest friend read over your work to point out any parts that might draw readers out of the flow.

#nonfiction #WritingTips : Non-linear structures work really well in personal narrative; however, they're hard to understand than linear ones. Always consider what structure will best serve the story.

: Non-linear structures work really well in personal narrative; however, they're hard to understand than linear ones. Always consider what structure will best serve the story.

#nonfiction #WritingTips : Memory is selective; be the same with your writing. Choose what to include in order to serve the story.

: Memory is selective; be the same with your writing. Choose what to include in order to serve the story.