Immediate Fiction has ratings and 69 reviews. Laura said: Lacking any legitimate sources of editing wisdom for writers of fiction, I found this book. Immediate Fiction covers the entire process of writing including manuscript With insightful tips and advice, Jerry Cleaver helps writers manage doubts, fears, . Read our review of Immediate Fiction by author Jerry Cleaver.
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I had a manuscript rejected by a publisher, immeidate recommended this book. Lacking any legitimate sources of editing wisdom for writers of fiction, I found this book online through Cleaver’s Story Studio.
Could he try harder? I think he has some valuable things to say and people can learn a lot from him. Jan 14, Winter Alley foction it really liked it Shelves: Mar 17, Live rated it it was amazing Shelves: But what really irks me is that even though Cleaver acknowledges that there’s no one right way to write, he dismisses ideas and methods that he disagrees with.
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Because there is a set plan, it doesn’t have a lot of f For me this book has some serious pros but some just a major cons.
Overall, I think the content is really valuable. Basically Cleaver fictin through the fog about “trusting your characters” and “letting your writing tell you what it wants” and sets out a few basic principles that make a good story.
Whether you’re a first-timer just trying to figure out how to get started, or you’re an old hand who’s wondering why you keep hitting the wall or painting yourself into a corner, Cleaver’s book will help you get your writing house back in Lacking any legitimate sources of editing wisdom for writers of fiction, I found this book online through Cleaver’s Story Studio.
One of his suggestions is to write for just 5 minutes every day, and allowing yourself a day period to give this “silly” idea a try. But I stuck with it, ‘turned up’ as Woody Allen would put it, and got through. If you’re the kind of person looking for for a craft book that offers some depth as well as a way to advance your skills and understanding, then I’d recommend looking elsewhere. Cleaver reminded me that the writing class I learned the most from, in my university days, was actually a playwriting course.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Overall, I found Jerry Cleaver’s straightforward guide to be extremely helpful and I recommend its tips for both beginning and advanced writers.
With insightful tips and advice, Jerry Cleaver helps writers manage doubts, fears, blocks, and panic all while helping to develop their writing in minutes a day.
Unlike many other books on writing, though, this one seems more intimidating. So You Want to Write a Novel.
Immediate Fiction: A Complete Writing Course
The First 50 Pages. Simple concepts and exercises to create engagement and instill forward momentum claever every scene. Above all it’s dynamic A Writer’s Guide to Character Flaws.
Writing the Breakout Novel. As far as writing books go, this one isn’t all that fun to read unlike Orson Scott Card’s books on writing, which were entertaining as well as inspiring.
And rereading is necessary while writing, I find. With his simple formula you now know where you’re going wrong and how to fix it. The prose was just not tight in some areas. Mar 07, Laura Roberts rated it it was amazing Shelves: Write Your Novel in fkction Month.
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Loved Chapter 15, it had some great insights but the book fell flat for me after that I found myself just skimming most of it. Look for the obstacle on the page. At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.