The 5 Day Novel

Author: Scott King
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1539136531
Release Date: 2016-10-04
Genre:

Struggling to finish your novels? Learn how to tweak your workflow process and write one in only FIVE DAYS! After taking way too long to write a fantasy epic, author and educator Scott King refined his writing process so that he could crank out a novel in five days! Through easy-to-follow tips and helpful examples, Scott takes a theme and shapes an entire story around it. Let him walk you through the prewriting process, slogging through a first draft, and doing the rewrites. In this book, you'll learn: How to get in the right mindset How to cut distractions & manage your time The ingredients necessary to form a story How to stay focused and keep writing How to plan your rewrites The things to look for when line editing If you like honesty, no bull, a bunch of humor, and tons of examples in your writing guides, then you'll love Scott King's behind-the-scenes look at how to write a novel in five days.

90 Days To Your Novel

Author: Sarah Domet
Publisher: Writer's Digest Books
ISBN: 1582979979
Release Date: 2010-12-20
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Got 90 Days? Then You Can Be a Novelist Many famous authors write their novels in a matter of weeks. William Faulkner wrote As I Lay Dying in six weeks. Joyce Carol Oates often cranks out two or three books a year. Stephen King believes first drafts should take no more than three months to complete. So, what's the trick? Novel writing isn't about inspiration. It's about the time, energy, and discipline to see the project to its finish. With The 90-Day Novel at your side, now is the time. This inspiring guide will be your push, your deadline, and your spark to finally, without excuses, and in three short months, nail that first draft of your novel. The difference between wanna-be writers and real writers is the difference between talk and work. If you commit to the schedule and the techniques within The 90-Day Novel and invest two to three hours a day for twelve weeks, you will complete your book. An outline will appear. Characters will take shape. A plot will emerge. Scenes will come together and form a story worth reading. And then the talking can begin! This helpful guide provides: Instruction that distills the elements of the novel—from crafting your outline to developing intriguing characters and believable plots Strategies for gaining support from your family and friends Motivating insights about writing and writers to minimize your inevitable moments of doubt A schedule to keep you in the writing zone and keep you focused, creative, and working Whether you're writing your first novel or your third, this guide provides the coaching, the planning, and the writerly commiseration to help get your book written.

Outline Your Novel

Author: Scott King
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1984190334
Release Date: 2018-01-24
Genre:

Uncover the secret power of outlining! Outline Your Novel can help any writer take their story from concept to a finished draft! Instead of getting lost in the middle or never finishing, let Outline Your Novel show you how structure works and how to use that structure to make and follow an outline. In this book, you'll learn: Character Arcs Three Act Structure Novel Story Beats Sequence Outlines Scene Outlines Adapting Outlines World Building Incorporating Themes Weaving Subplots Outline Your Novel offers a guided approach to outlining and as always, author Scott King, plays along, making sure to do the assignments in the book so you can learn from his successes and mistakes. Stop letting your novel kick your butt and beat it with the help of Outline Your Novel!

Outlining Your Novel

Author: K M Weiland
Publisher:
ISBN: 0985780495
Release Date: 2011-07-01
Genre:

This bestselling guide will help you choose the right type of outline to unleash your creativity as a writer, guide you in brainstorming plot ideas, and aid you in discovering your characters.

Finish the Script

Author: Scott King
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1492820865
Release Date: 2013-12-17
Genre: Performing Arts

Writing a screenplay? Learning editing, formatting, and rewriting? This is the book you've been waiting for! Finish The Script! A College Screenwriting Course in Book Form is for beginners and experienced writers alike. It takes a step-by-step approach and focuses not only on theory but also on the actual writing process. It's a full college course squeezed into a book, complete with exercises and sample assignments. Based on actual class lectures, Finish the Script! is for any writer looking for that extra push and guidance in getting a screenplay written.

National Cthulhu Eats Spaghetti Day

Author: Scott King
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1512005258
Release Date: 2015-06-10
Genre:

National Cthulhu Eats Spaghetti Day (the book) is the definitive guide to celebrating National Cthulhu Eats Spaghetti Day (the holiday).Celebrated on August 15th, or the weekend closest to it, National Cthulhu Eats Spaghetti Day is about good food, spending time with friends or loved ones, games and of course unspeakable horrors.What is in the book? A short story examining the origin of the holiday. Newspaper articles explaining the founding of the holiday. Suggested activities for celebrating the day. Traditional Recipes (including Meatballs & Spaghetti). Gaming Guide and tips for running a game night. Tons of secrets for you to unravel the truth behind the holiday. Get your copy NOW cause if you forget to get one you'll end up feeling embarrassed when everyone else is enjoying the world's most cosmically horrible holiday and you aren't.

Sprint

Author: Jake Knapp
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781501121746
Release Date: 2016-03-08
Genre: Business & Economics

From three design partners at Google Ventures, a unique five-day process--called the sprint--for solving tough problems using design, prototyping, and testing ideas with customers.

Wrath of Dragons

Author: Scott King
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1548433047
Release Date: 2018-01-24
Genre:

DRAGONS ARE RAVAGING THE LAND! Centuries have passed since the lost races vanished. Now the dragons have returned to bathe the world in fire. Towns burn. Cities fall. War rages. A magician's ward sees his chance to be a hero. A runaway princess seeks a way to save her people. A rogue dragon wants to be left alone. They are misfits bound together by fate's cruel touch and pursued by a shape-shifting assassin who wants to tear them apart. WRATH OF DRAGONS is the first book in an epic fantasy series packed with unforgettable characters, twisted creatures, and fast-paced action. Stop the darkness and start your adventure!

Ameriguns

Author: Scott King
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1539125947
Release Date: 2016-10-04
Genre:

Lone-Wolf Gunmen Terrorize the Nation's Capital! After surviving a mass shooting, FBI Agent Nathaniel Ryder is forced to confront his worst fears as AMERIGUNS, a group of lone-wolf gunmen, put Washington D.C. under siege. When Ryder's superiors suspect him of orchestrating the terror, he must go on the run, unable to trust his co-workers or friends. Only he can clear his name and put an end to the killings. Scott King's Ameriguns is an action-packed political thriller set in the shadows of the Capitol's dome. Grab it NOW!

Resist Them

Author: Scott King
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1546405895
Release Date: 2017-05-06
Genre:

A near future where the government broadcasts directly into your mind! The Affirmation occurs twice a day, at 8:01 exactly. No matter what you are doing or where you are, it plays directly in your head. Day in and day out. It repeats... Resist them. Trust The Word. The Word will not lie. It is loyal to you. It wants you great. It wants you safe from The Opposition. The Opposition wants to take. They want your freedom. They want your thoughts. They want you. The Opposition will come. When it does, resist them. After decades of repeating The Affirmation, a botched surgery causes Randdol's beliefs to quiver, and he unravels the truth behind The Word. Now, while being hunted by an elite solider he has a choice to make. Will he join The Opposition or will he resist them? Filled with twists, and high-octane action, Scott King's Resist Them is a dark dystopian thriller set in a future all too close to our own. Fans of 1984 and A Brave New World will revel in this fast-paced thrill ride. Grab it now and decide which side to join!

The Eye of Hastur

Author: Scott King
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 151430886X
Release Date: 2015-07-17
Genre:

MAKE YOUR FATE CHOOSABLE ADVENTURE books are interactive fiction, meaning the choices you make affect the story. In The Eye of Hastur, a mysterious cult is summoning The Yellow King. Should the dark entity walk upon the earth he will use The Eye of Hastur to plunge all of mankind into a horrible madness. Only you have the power to find the cult and stop The Yellow King. Will you go on this adventure and be a hero, will you hold onto your sanity, or will you let the world burn? The choice is yours because you make your fate.

How to Write a Book ASAP

Author: Garrett Pierson
Publisher: eBookIt.com
ISBN: 9781456606213
Release Date: 2012-07-23
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Have you ever wanted to write a book? Have you started to write your book, but weren't able to finish? Are you ready to learn how to get a book published? Discover inside secrets to: - Writing a book fast - Where and how to start writing your book - Finding the time in your busy life to write and finish a book Publishing a book the easy way Achieving real and practical writing results This book is for those of us who want to write regardless of what others say about our ability to write. It is for those of us who want a step-by-step guide to the process and strategies to finishing and publishing a book. The book is specially formulated to be a tool to support your success. If you want to avoid mistakes and prevent costly pitfalls, whether those pitfalls be measured in time and/or money wasted, then this book is for you. This book is all about achieving real and practical writing results. You will only become a writer/author through the act of writing. This is your golden opportunity to stop talking about writing a book and actually do it. Only when your book is finished will you truly understand the authority and respect authorship demands and how the title of "author' can open up new channels of achievement and profit. Learn How to Write a Book Outline In Garrett Pierson's book "How to Write a Book ASAP" you'll find the system to creating a book outline that guarantees your success. Writing a book outline is essential to your book writing and publishing success and the process that Garrett lays out is by far the best for any author to follow. Need to Write Your Book Fast? Whether you want to write a book in a weekend or you desire to learn how to write a book in 30 days, 60 days, 90 days or even two years, this book will show you the exact steps to finishing your book fast. You will find all the right ingredients to get started, why you shouldn't start writing until you're ready, detailed strategies to organization and self-control, a crash course in the basic writing process, clear steps to finishing your book fast and staying laser focused, traditional publishing vs. Self-publishing and what is right for you, how to become the authority in your market when your book is finished, plus much more! When reading this book you'll also discover: How everyday people just like you and I, have finished and published their book in record time... The ONE skill you need to master ... To leapfrog confusing details, and get started FAST... How to craft a proven time management system to create all the time you need to write your book... How you can finish your book in as little as 30 days using a 7-step system that really works... 5 roadblocks that 97% of writers encounter and how to overcome them immediately... The BIGGEST MYTH of writing a book flattened and debunked instantly... A multi-channel market positioning technique that can skyrocket you from no one to famous in no time at all... And Much More... You've waited long enough. Let's get started, you'll be glad you did! Learn how to write a book ASAP. Click the buy button today.

Getting Things Done

Author: David Allen
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0142000280
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Business & Economics

ALLEN/GETTING THINGS DONE

Writing the Novel

Author: Lawrence Block
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781453209134
Release Date: 2010-12-28
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Writing lessons from the crown prince of suspense For more than five decades, Lawrence Block has written novels. He has produced hard-boiled detective stories, taut suspense thrillers, literature, and erotica, and has succeeded in all these genres because he knows how to grab a reader with an opening line, and how to tighten that grip until the final sentence. In Writing the Novel: From Plot to Print, Block offers neither tricks nor formulas, but straightforward advice based on the experience that comes with producing more than one hundred books. He explains how to refine an idea, how to study one’s chosen genre, and how to use the novel’s expansive form to find one’s particular voice. And he tells it all in the easy, immediate style that has made his own work so successful. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Lawrence Block, including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from his personal collection, and a new afterword written by the author.