Writing for the Soul

Writing for the Soul

Instruction and Advice From An Extraordinary Writing Life

Book - 2006
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Baker & Taylor
The best-selling author of the Left Behind series offers a personal handbook of inspiration, advice, anecdotes, and practical techniques for prospective writers, discussing the essential skills and abilities required to build a writing career, how to work with an editor, how to create a query or proposal, and more. 45,000 first printing.

F+W Publishing
In Writing for the Soul, best-selling author Jerry B. Jenkins takes you on a personal and inspiring journey, imparting experience and wisdom gained from his impressive writing career. Unknown in his early days, Jenkins persisted in his passion to write, and his story reveals the rewards that can come to writers who put in the hard work and keep their priorities straight. Jenkins shares the honest and straightforward truth about how to find writing success and why the journey is a continuous one.

With heartfelt advice and intimate anecdotes that will satisfy writers and fans, Jenkins discusses:

  • the skills and abilities required to build an exciting career
  • breaking into the industry through reporting and writing for small markets
  • establishing and maintaining a professional image
  • how even experienced writers should continue to learn and grow (including Jenkins himself)
Writing for the Soul is filled with Jenkins' autobiographical stories - including many of the famous people he's written about - and the lessons he's learned from his decades of experience in the writing and publishing world.

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : Writer's Digest Books, 2006
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781582974170
Characteristics: 241 p.; 24 cm


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