Wired for Story

"This guide reveals how writers can take advantage of the brain's hard-wired responses to story to captivate their readers' minds through each plot element"--Provided by publisher.

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  • Author : Lisa Cron
  • Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
  • Pages : 262 pages
  • ISBN : 1607742454
  • Rating : 5/5 from 5 reviews
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Wired for Story

Wired for Story
  • Author : Lisa Cron
  • Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
  • Release : 26 February 2021
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"This guide reveals how writers can take advantage of the brain's hard-wired responses to story to captivate their readers' minds through each plot element"--Provided by publisher.

Wired for Story

Wired for Story
  • Author : Lisa Cron
  • Publisher : Ten Speed Press
  • Release : 10 July 2012
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This guide reveals how writers can utilize cognitive storytelling strategies to craft stories that ignite readers’ brains and captivate them through each plot element. Imagine knowing what the brain craves from every tale it encounters, what fuels the success of any great story, and what keeps readers transfixed. Wired for Story reveals these cognitive secrets—and it’s a game-changer for anyone who has ever set pen to paper. The vast majority of writing advice focuses on “writing well” as

Story Genius

Story Genius
  • Author : Lisa Cron
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 26 February 2021
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Story Geniusis a foolproof program that saves writers from penning hundreds of pages only to realize that something's not working and they have to start again. Informed by story consultant Lisa Cron's science-based insights into how story structure is built into the architecture of the brain, this guide shows writers how to plumb the nitty-gritty details of their raw idea to organically generate a story scene by scene. Once writers reach the end of Cron's program, they will have both

Story or Die

Story or Die
  • Author : Lisa Cron
  • Publisher : Ten Speed Press
  • Release : 02 March 2021
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“A practical, heartfelt manual for anyone who needs to change minds and actions. Lisa Cron shares the art of practical empathy with leaders who care enough to make a difference.”—Seth Godin, author of The Practice A step-by-step guide to using the brain’s hardwired need for story to achieve any goal, from the author of Wired for Story Whether you’re pitching a product, saving the planet, or convincing your kids not to text and drive, story isn’t

The Storytelling Animal

The Storytelling Animal
  • Author : Jonathan Gottschall
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 26 February 2021
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Explores the latest beliefs about why people tell stories and what stories reveal about human nature, offering insights into such related topics as universal themes and what it means to have a storytelling brain.

A Writer's Guide to Fiction

A Writer's Guide to Fiction
  • Author : Elizabeth Lyon
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 01 June 2004
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The second book in the Writer's Compass series from professional writing instructor Elizabeth Lyon offers both aspiring and established authors the fundamentals of writing and selling a great novel or short story. In addition to the basics of characterization, plot, pacing, and theme, A Writer's Guide to Fiction also features a plan for revising fiction, a guide to marketing, samples of cover and query letters, and methods of honing the writing craft.

The Science of Storytelling

The Science of Storytelling
  • Author : Will Storr
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Release : 10 March 2020
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The compelling, groundbreaking guide to creative writing that reveals how the brain responds to storytelling Stories shape who we are. They drive us to act out our dreams and ambitions and mold our beliefs. Storytelling is an essential part of what makes us human. So, how do master storytellers compel us? In The Science of Storytelling, award-winning writer and acclaimed teacher of creative writing Will Storr applies dazzling psychological research and cutting-edge neuroscience to our myths and archetypes to show

The Writer's Process

The Writer's Process
  • Author : Anne Janzer
  • Publisher : Cuesta Park Consulting
  • Release : 07 June 2016
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Want to be a better writer? Perfect your process. For example, do you fear the blank page? You may be skipping the essential early phases of writing. Do you generate swarms of ideas but never publish anything? You need strategies to focus and persist to the finish. When you learn to work with your brain instead of against it, you'll get more done and have more fun. Master the inner game of writing The Writer's Process combines proven practices of

Sand

Sand
  • Author : Michael Welland
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 04 January 2010
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Describes the geological history of sand, examining the science behind the material as well as the human context of sand and how it has played important roles in history, commerce, and imagination.

The Workplace Writer's Process

The Workplace Writer's Process
  • Author : Anne Janzer
  • Publisher : Cuesta Park Consulting
  • Release : 17 July 2017
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The Secrets of Business Writing Success If writing is any part of your job, you owe it to yourself to figure out how to get it done consistently, efficiently, and successfully. This book covers the business communication skills no one teaches you in writing class: How to collaborate effectively with stakeholders or subject matter expertsWhy the style guide is your friend, and how to create one for your businessThe most efficient way to approach revisionHow to set up your projects

Writing to Be Understood

Writing to Be Understood
  • Author : Anne H. Janzer
  • Publisher : Cuesta Park Consulting
  • Release : 09 August 2018
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Have you ever wondered what makes your favorite nonfiction books so compelling, understandable, or enjoyable to read? They connect with you, as a reader. This book will help you recognize and apply the methods of your favorite writers to your own work. Writing To Be Understood is the thinking writer's guide to effective nonfiction writing techniques, such as: - Using analogies effectively to illustrate unseen concepts - Appealing to the reader's innate curiosity - Balancing humility with credibility For each

Livewired

Livewired
  • Author : David Eagleman
  • Publisher : Doubleday Canada
  • Release : 25 August 2020
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You will never think about your brain in the same way again. The brain is often portrayed as an organ with different regions dedicated to specific tasks. But that textbook model is wrong. The brain is a dynamic system, constantly modifying its own circuitry to match the demands of the environment and the body in which it finds itself. If you were to zoom into the living, microscopic cosmos inside the skull, you would witness tentacle-like extensions grasping, bumping, sensing,

Wired

Wired
  • Author : Sigmund Brouwer
  • Publisher : Orca Book Publishers
  • Release : 01 September 2005
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Keegan, a downhill skier, is nearly knocked off his skis when someone ties a wire between two trees for exactly that reason, and he must find the reason why someone would sabotage him.

The Art of Immersion: How the Digital Generation Is Remaking Hollywood, Madison Avenue, and the Way We Tell Stories

The Art of Immersion: How the Digital Generation Is Remaking Hollywood, Madison Avenue, and the Way We Tell Stories
  • Author : Frank Rose
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 28 February 2011
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"A broad and deep look at how electronic media are changing storytelling…Completely fascinating." —Booklist, starred review Not long ago we were spectators, passive consumers of mass media. Now, on YouTube and blogs and Facebook and Twitter, we are media. No longer content in our traditional role as couch potatoes, we approach television shows, movies, even advertising as invitations to participate—as experiences to immerse ourselves in at will. Frank Rose introduces us to the people who are reshaping media