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Writing Better Lyrics
by Pat Pattison

Language

English

Pages

306

Publication Date

December 11, 2009

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<b>The Must-Have Guide for Songwriters</b><br /><br /><i>Writing Better Lyrics</i> has been a staple for songwriters for nearly two decades. Now this revised and updated 2nd Edition provides effective tools for everything from generating ideas, to understanding the form and function of a song, to fine-tuning lyrics.<br /><br />Perfect for new and experienced songwriters alike, this time-tested classic covers the basics in addition to more advanced techniques.Songwriters will discover:<br /><br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燞ow to use sense-bound imagery to enhance a song's emotional impact on listeners<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燭echniques for avoiding clich茅s and creating imaginative metaphors and similes<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燱ays to use repetition as an asset<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燞ow to successfully manipulate meter<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙營nstruction for matching lyrics with music<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燱ays to build on ideas and generate effective titles<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燗dvice for working with a co-writer<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燗nd much more<br /><br /><br />Featuring updated and expanded chapters, 50 fun songwriting exercises, and examples from more than 20 chart-toppings songs, <i>Writing Better Lyrics</i> gives you all of the professional and creative insight you need to write powerful lyrics and put your songs in the spotlight where they belong.
Writer's Market 2019: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting Published
by Writer's Digest Books

Language

English

Pages

900

Publication Date

August 22, 2018

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Want to get published and paid for your writing? Let <i>Writer's Market 2019</i> guide you through the process with thousands of publishing opportunities for writers, including listings for book publishers, consumer and trade magazines, contests and awards, and literary agents--as well as new playwriting and screenwriting sections. These listings feature contact and submission information to help writers get their work published.<br /> Beyond the listings, you'll find all-new material devoted to the business and promotion of writing. Discover the secrets to ten-minute marketing, how to make money covering live events, and seven steps to doubling your writing income. Plus, you'll learn how to do video effectively, create a business plan for success, and so much more. This edition includes the ever-popular pay-rate chart and book publisher subject index!<br /><br /> You also gain access to:<br /><br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燣ists of professional writing organizations<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燬ample query letters<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燗 free digital download of Writer's Yearbook, featuring the 100 Best Markets: WritersDigest.com/WritersDigest-Yearbook-18<br /><br />+ Includes exclusive access to the webinar "Find More Success With Your Submissions" from <i>Writer's Market</i> Editor Robert Lee Brewer
Lecturas del cuerpo: Fisiognom鉚a y literatura en la Espa帽a 謾ur...
by Folke Gernert

Language

Spanish

Pages

796

Publication Date

February 21, 2019

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La fisiognom鉚a es una disciplina que interpreta el aspecto exterior de los seres humanos (y a veces, de animales) para sacar conclusiones acerca de su car謾cter, disposici貿n y destino. Los trabajos de investigaci貿n sobre la fisiognom鉚a de la 茅poca medieval y 謾urea son relativamente escasos, seguramente tambi茅n porque para analizar la textualizaci貿n de determinadas pr謾cticas fisiogn貿micas es indispensable rastrear qu茅 tratados fisiogn貿micos circulaban entonces en Espa帽a y estaban al alcance de autores y lectores.<br />La obra de Folke Gernert, Lecturas del cuerpo, aborda por primera vez la importancia de la fisiognom鉚a en el Renacimiento y el siglo XVII espa帽ol; la variedad de aspectos implicados en el estudio fisiogn貿mico: modelos cl謾sicos y medievales, los debates sobre su fundamentaci貿n cient鉚fica o m茅dica, sus conexiones con otras ramas del saber, etc. Todo ello sin perder de vista la importaci貿n del saber fisiogn貿mico en la literatura, analizando su aparici貿n en diferentes g茅neros literarios: poes鉚a, teatro y ficci貿n caballeresca. Y con la mirada puesta en los manuales publicados en Europa en la Baja Edad Media y en la Edad Moderna.<br />Estamos ante una obra con un enfoque interdisciplinar y transversal, que abre prometedoras y nuevas v鉚as de estudios.<br />
Guide to Literary Agents 2019: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting ...
by Writer's Digest Books

Language

English

Pages

339

Publication Date

September 14, 2018

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THE BEST RESOURCE AVAILABLE FOR FINDING A LITERARY AGENT<br /><br /> No matter what you're writing--fiction or nonfiction, books for adults or children--you need a literary agent to get the best book deal possible from a traditional publisher. <i>Guide to Literary Agents 2019</i> is your go-to resource for finding that literary agent and earning a contract from a reputable publisher. Along with listing information for more than 1,000 agents who represent writers and their books, the 28th edition of <i>GLA</i> includes:<br /><br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燗 one-year subscription to the literary agent content on WritersMarket.com (<b>NOTE:</b> the subscription comes with the print version <b>ONLY</b>).<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燭he key elements of a successful nonfiction book proposal.<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙營nformative articles on crafting the perfect synopsis and detailing what agents are looking for in the ideal client--written by actual literary agents.<br />聽聽聽鈥⒙燩lus, debut authors share their varied paths to finding success and their first book publications.<br /><br />+Includes exclusive access to the webinar "Land the Right Agent for Your Writing Career" by <i>GLA</i> and <i>Writer's Market</i> editor Robert Lee Brewer
2019 Resources for Education, Training & Tutorials
by Antonio Smith

Language

English

Pages

Publication Date

April 25, 2019

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Inside you will find over 120+ educational resources and professional business tools useful to individuals that wish to learn or develop new administrative, financial or technical skill sets, and receive a certification or degree in the process. Get expert advice on an abundance of skill sets, from basic vocational trade, administrative, information technology and so much more.<br />What Is Inside:<br />DEGREE SEEKERS - Find accredited degree programs, at both public and private institutions, offering over 150+ academic programs ranging from associate, bachelor鈥檚, and master鈥檚 to Ph.D. Challenging and competency-based curriculum, combining foundational theory with real-world application, ensures students receive a high-quality education.<br />CERTIFICATION SEEKERS - Find providers of certification exam development, delivery and program management services, that deliver through an expansive network of authorized testing centers worldwide, and which administer over two million tests each year throughout the secondary, post-secondary, workforce and corporate technology markets in more than 148 countries and 27 languages worldwide. Earn the credentials that can position you to be a sought-after professional.<br />TRAINING & TUTORIAL SEEKERS - Find the largest providers of online training and education solutions serving the adult education, career, and corporate training markets. These courses provide an intuitive interface, that has easy-to-follow instructions, presented in HD video with crystal-clear audio. High quality video tutorials, exercise files, cheat sheets, short quizzes, and transcripts, makes it simple for students to enrich their lives and reach personal and professional goals in a supportive and engaging environment.<br />Primary topics covered: Certification; Online Education; Training and Tutorials.<br />Sub categories: Career Management; Degree; Professional Development; Skill Assessments; Technical and Universities.<br />Our goal is to provide you access to world鈥慶lass educational programs for anyone, anywhere, which offer practice exercises, instructional videos, and personalized learning dashboards that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. <br />Gain the knowledge you need, BUY TODAY!
Dictionary of Real Estate Terms (Barron's Business Dictionaries)
by , J. Bruce Lindeman

Language

English

Pages

608

Publication Date

July 24, 2017

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<b>Need to know real estate jargon? This quick-reference guide can help.</b><br /><br />Home buyers and sellers, as well as real estate professionals, investors, and attorneys can rely on this quick-reference source. More than 3,000 terms and definitions cover topics that include appraisal, architectural styles, brokerage, construction, development, environmental finance, mortgage types, zoning regulations, and much more. Includes graphs, charts, and line art.
Harry Potter - A Journey Through A History of Magic
by British Library

Language

English

Pages

215

Publication Date

October 20, 2017

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<b>The official companion book to the British Library exhibition and the ultimate gift for Harry Potter fans!</b><br />As the British Library unveils a very special new exhibition in the UK, <em>Harry Potter: A History of Magic</em>, readers everywhere are invited on an enchanting journey through the Hogwarts curriculum, from Care of Magical Creatures and Herbology to Defense Against the Dark Arts, Astronomy, and more in this eBook uncovering thousands of years of magical history.<p>Prepare to be amazed by artifacts released from the archives of the British Library, unseen sketches and manuscript pages from J.K. Rowling, and incredible illustrations from artist Jim Kay.</p><p>Discover the truth behind the origins of the Philosopher鈥檚 Stone, monstrous dragons, and troublesome trolls; examine real-life wands and find out what actually makes a mandrake scream; pore over remarkable pages from da Vinci鈥檚 notebook; and discover the oldest atlas of the night sky.</p><p>Carefully curated by the British Library and full of extraordinary treasures from all over the world, this is an unforgettable journey exploring the history of the magic at the heart of the Harry Potter stories.</p>
The Wright Guide to Camping With The Corps of Engineers
by , Joyce Wright

Language

English

Pages

272

Publication Date

May 01, 2018

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<p>This informative guidebook lists all campgrounds in the United States built and operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, including summer and winter campground sites. Especially valuable for RV travelers and campers who are boaters and fishermen, the book includes all campsites with fishing and boating access located on or near lakes or streams managed by the Army Corps of Engineers. The Corps is renowned for keeping well-maintained sites, with inexpensive fees. Many of the campsites listed are in beautiful, little-known locations, too.</p><p> </p><p>Individual campground listings contain complete details about camping facilities, amenities, recreational activities available, RV park information, GPS and longitude/latitude information for each lake, and complete, easy-to-follow directions to get to each campground 鈥?which can be handy when traveling where internet signals can be difficult to receive. Concise overviews of the Corps of Engineers' projects at many sites are included for those curious about the works at many parks.</p>
35 Websites that Will Pay You to Write: A Must-Read for Writers L...
by Writing Axis

Language

English

Pages

186

Publication Date

August 29, 2019

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<b>"A great resource for writers who need regular work that pays well."</b><br />鈥?HBC Book Reviews<br /><br />The rise of the gig economy has provided more opportunities than ever for writers to profit while working remotely. Whether you're looking to launch a writing career, supplement your income or increase your earning potential by writing for <b>high-paying, big-name brands</b>, this is the only resource you need. <br /><br />Includes: <br /><br />鈥?35 websites that provide regular work for writers<br />鈥?Sites that pay up to $800 per article, $70 per hour and $1.75 per word<br />鈥?In-depth overviews providing insight into each opportunity<br />鈥?Links to the websites, so you can easily apply to work from home jobs that pay weekly via check, PayPal or direct deposit<br /><br />Perfect for:<br /><br />鈥?Established freelancers who want to earn big by writing for large brands<br />鈥?Full-time writers in search of regular remote work<br />鈥?People looking to earn extra income, build a portfolio and establish a writing career<br />鈥?People with writing skills who want to supplement their income with well-paying part-time work at home jobs<br /><br /><H3><b>Select the "BUY NOW" button and get started today.</b></H3><br /><br /><br /><br />
Top 250 Kindle Unlimited Free Books Mysteries and Thrillers
by HBC Review

Language

English

Pages

420

Publication Date

August 15, 2019

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Customer Reviews
The top 250 best-selling mysteries and thriller books, all available for free for Amazon Prime members and Kindle Unlimited subscribers.<br /><br /><b>"Top 250 Kindle Unlimited Free Books Mysteries and Thrillers is a great resource for Amazon Prime and Kindle Unlimited members in search of the perfect novel."</b><br /><i>鈥?Lois McGinty, The Best Books Journal</i><br /><br />(Each book available for KU at Amazon at the time of publication.)

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