Creative nonfiction is the fastest-growing segment in the writing market. Yet, the majority of writing guides are geared toward poetry and fiction writers. Tell It Slant fills the gap. Designed for aspiring nonfiction writers, this much-needed reference provides practical guidance, writing exercises, and a detailed discussion of the range of subcategories that make up the genre, including memoir, travel writing, investigative reporting, and more.Many personal essayists, such as Annie Dillard, draw heavily on scientific knowledge without being classified as ... Dillarda#39;s well-known essay aquot;Total Eclipseaquot; begins with the bald declaration, aquot;It had been like dying, that sliding down theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Tell It Slant : Writing and Shaping Creative Nonfiction|
|Author||:||Brenda Miller, Suzanne Paola|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2004-09-16|