Is non-fiction more about the pitch than the writing? (via writingluisa)


yes so it seems – all about prep, statistics, angle, demographics – so yes I have just learned too that it is all about pitch

I wrote a few weeks ago about trying to decide between fiction and non-fiction – at least for the course I’m studying. I said I didn’t believe I was a novelist, and readers congratulated me on my honesty. Well, now I’m not so sure. A good writer – I keep telling myself – can write well about anything, can make the banal beautiful. The problem is, with non-fiction, I’m not sure it works like that. I’m scrabbling around looking for ideas, and none … Read More

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About joanniemitchell

An enforced lady of leisure. A Lady who cant afford to lunch! I was in Corporate Sales for Global Entertainment Company until 17th January when I had the phone call - 'Meet me in the office with HR'. Now am pursuing my Masters in Professional Writing and looking on the upside after Redundancy.
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