The Resource Writing after retirement : tips from successful retired writers, edited by Carol Smallwood and Christine Redman-Waldeyer, (electronic resource)

Writing after retirement : tips from successful retired writers, edited by Carol Smallwood and Christine Redman-Waldeyer, (electronic resource)

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Writing after retirement : tips from successful retired writers
Title
Writing after retirement
Title remainder
tips from successful retired writers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carol Smallwood and Christine Redman-Waldeyer
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This anthology explores the many avenues would-be writers can take to initiate a career as a published author. It is filled with tips on how to write in a variety of genres and how to connect with other writers in his or her community. This book offers realistic advice that accurately portrays the challenges and obstacles aspiring writers face
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 808.02/023
  • 808.02023
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN151 .W77 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smallwood, Carol
  • Redman-Waldeyer, Christine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authorship
  • Authorship
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • REFERENCE
Label
Writing after retirement : tips from successful retired writers, edited by Carol Smallwood and Christine Redman-Waldeyer, (electronic resource)
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Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Foreword; Preface; Part I: Starting In; Chapter One: After Retirement; Chapter Two: Following Dreams Put on Hold; Chapter Three: A Muse of One's Own; Chapter Four: Starting Fresh into Poetry; Chapter Five: Transition from Teacher to Author; Chapter Six: What Shall I Write Today?; Chapter Seven: Using and Tuning Life Experiences; Part II: Practical Aspects; Chapter Eight: Estate Planning for Authors; Chapter Nine: In Pursuit of Simultaneous Passions; Chapter Ten: Joining a Writer's Group for Practical Help, Emotional Support; Chapter Eleven: The Public Library
  • Chapter Twelve: Some Writing Nuts and BoltsPart III: Finding Your Niche; Chapter Thirteen: Compiling an Anthology; Chapter Fourteen: Discover and Make Sense of Yourself by Writing Poetry; Chapter Fifteen: Grant Writing in Retirement; Chapter Sixteen: It's Never Too Late to Start Blogging; Chapter Seventeen: My Niche, My Way; Chapter Eighteen: Using Life Experience; Chapter Nineteen: Writing about the Body in Sickness and Health; Chapter Twenty: Writing about Heritage; Chapter Twenty-one: Writing for Literary Magazines after Retirement; Part IV: Publication and Marketing
  • Chapter Twenty-two: How to Become a Successful Romance Writer in RetirementChapter Twenty-three: It Won't Work If You Can't Work with Editors; Chapter Twenty-four: Promoting Your Best Writing through Good Time Management and Persistence; Chapter Twenty-five: Self-Publishing; Chapter Twenty-six: A Writer's Marketing Recommendations; Chapter Twenty-seven: Writing Children's Books; Index; About the Editors and Contributors
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 267 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442238312
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
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b3b3e2f1-21e3-47b2-8c3a-435611aa841d
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890981380
Label
Writing after retirement : tips from successful retired writers, edited by Carol Smallwood and Christine Redman-Waldeyer, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Foreword; Preface; Part I: Starting In; Chapter One: After Retirement; Chapter Two: Following Dreams Put on Hold; Chapter Three: A Muse of One's Own; Chapter Four: Starting Fresh into Poetry; Chapter Five: Transition from Teacher to Author; Chapter Six: What Shall I Write Today?; Chapter Seven: Using and Tuning Life Experiences; Part II: Practical Aspects; Chapter Eight: Estate Planning for Authors; Chapter Nine: In Pursuit of Simultaneous Passions; Chapter Ten: Joining a Writer's Group for Practical Help, Emotional Support; Chapter Eleven: The Public Library
  • Chapter Twelve: Some Writing Nuts and BoltsPart III: Finding Your Niche; Chapter Thirteen: Compiling an Anthology; Chapter Fourteen: Discover and Make Sense of Yourself by Writing Poetry; Chapter Fifteen: Grant Writing in Retirement; Chapter Sixteen: It's Never Too Late to Start Blogging; Chapter Seventeen: My Niche, My Way; Chapter Eighteen: Using Life Experience; Chapter Nineteen: Writing about the Body in Sickness and Health; Chapter Twenty: Writing about Heritage; Chapter Twenty-one: Writing for Literary Magazines after Retirement; Part IV: Publication and Marketing
  • Chapter Twenty-two: How to Become a Successful Romance Writer in RetirementChapter Twenty-three: It Won't Work If You Can't Work with Editors; Chapter Twenty-four: Promoting Your Best Writing through Good Time Management and Persistence; Chapter Twenty-five: Self-Publishing; Chapter Twenty-six: A Writer's Marketing Recommendations; Chapter Twenty-seven: Writing Children's Books; Index; About the Editors and Contributors
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 267 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442238312
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
b3b3e2f1-21e3-47b2-8c3a-435611aa841d
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890981380

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