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Creative Writing : Introduction

A guide filled with resources and information to compliment ENG 231: Intro to Creative Writing.

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This guide has been created to provide resources and information for Creative Writing. New resources will continue to be added periodically so check back often.

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Creative Writing

Creative writing is any writing that goes outside the bounds of normal professional, journalistic, academic, or technical forms of literature, typically identified by an emphasis on narrative craft, character development, and the use of literary tropes.  In the academic setting, creative writing is typically separated into fiction and poetry classes, with a focus on writing in an original style, as opposed to imitating pre-existing genres... ~ From Wikipedia

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