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The "eFuse" Articles - Creative Writing Advice is Back

The "eFuse" Articles - Creative Writing Advice is Back

Christopher Meeks wrote a series of articles for eFuse on creative writing. They are on his blog. Go to his blog or click below for one:

POETIC SENSE: Sound and Imagery


Christopher's Latest Blogs

Mar.03.2014 - 4:03 pm
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Imagine a three-day film festival in a giant complex where you had a selection of 33 movies every 90 minutes, and each of the 500 movies would be shown only once. Add to that more...
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Mar.01.2014 - 1:00 am
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“Why are you here?” a poet at a booth in AWP’s Book Fair asked me. That could be answered a number of ways, from how and why I was conceived, to how a chance mixture of chemicals...
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Feb.18.2014 - 1:28 pm
When I was ten, my parents gave me a telescope, and I formed an astronomy club. Suburban Minneapolis had the benefit of many stars. As my four friends and I met one...
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Feb.16.2014 - 7:48 pm
I witnessed some great songs played last night at the Sting/Paul Simon concert. They played individual sets solo with their own musicians, and then for several songs they combined...
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Comments from Christopher

Dec.07.2013 - 7:05 pm
In response to: Sixty is Sixty
I'm glad you found it.
Dec.07.2013 - 3:57 pm
In response to: 3 Ways to Promote Your Book on Twitter
Aliza-- I can tell this will be a great post to go through slowly. I popped over to Twitter and looked you up. This is...
Nov.09.2013 - 4:05 pm
In response to: To the Kid Who Doesn't Get THE CATCHER IN THE RYE
Thanks for your interesting post. I happened to see the film Salinger, now steaming on Netflix. Your points about...
Oct.22.2013 - 9:01 pm
Thanks for your note, Michael. As most published authors know, you don't get into publishing to get rich (even if a few...
Jul.26.2013 - 3:56 pm
In response to: Why I Wrote My Novel About the 1960s Peace Corps
My in-laws, David and Marie, met in the very first wave of the Peace Corps. Both were from poor families, she in...

Published Reviews

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Published by Mary's Cup of Tea
I loved this book! It is such a work in progress, like most people are. Ian starts out being a guy who scares easily, gets excited easily and really has no sense of what is...