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Ten Writing Prompts That Work (and the stories to prove it) - cover

Ten Writing Prompts That Work (and the stories to prove it)

C. Dennis Moore

Publisher: C. Dennis Moore

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Summary

10 Writing Prompts That Work (and the stories to prove it) is an excellent way to jumpstart that new novel or short story, with inventive prompts that do more than just give you a fun writing exercise. The prompts in this book will actually help you write a publishable story--and to prove it, each prompt is backed up by a short story that was written using it.  
 
When your muse is giving you the cold shoulder, 10 Writing Prompts That Work is the only remedy you'll need.

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