Word Painting: Word Painting by Rebecca Mcclanahan

Word Painting: Word Painting

byRebecca Mcclanahan

Paperback | August 15, 2000

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Let Rebecca McClanahan guide you through an inspiring examination of description in its many forms. With her thoughtful instruction and engaging exercises, you'll learn to develop your senses and powers of observation to uncover the rich, evocative words that accurately portray your mind's images. McClanahan includes dozens of descriptive passages written by master poets and authors to illuminate the process. She also teaches you how to weave writing together using description as a unifying thread.

About The Author

Rebecca McClanahan's tenth book, The Tribal Knot, a multi-generational memoir, is forthcoming from Indiana University Press in 2013. Other books include The Riddle Song and Other Rememberings, winner of the Glasgow Prize in nonfiction, and Deep Light: New and Selected Poems. Her work has appeared in Best American Essays, Best American ...

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Title:Word Painting: Word PaintingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.76 inPublished:August 15, 2000Publisher:F+W MediaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1582970254

ISBN - 13:9781582970257

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