Free-Writing, listing, brainstorming
Generative writing describes:
Types of writing done to generate and explore ideas
Techniques for showing
Dialogue, sensory details, action
Generative writing differs from drafting
Generative writing is generating ideas.
Drafting is putting down the first version of the story.
Nonfiction based on personal experience or memory
Difference between memoir and autobiography
Autobiography details a long span of time; memoir focus on a theme
Difference between memoir and create nonfiction
Nonfiction is writing based on fact; memoir is nonfiction that expresses memories
Difference between fiction and creative nonfiction
Fiction is made up; creative nonfiction is based on fact.
In a memoir, the narrator is the person telling the story.
Fixes content/adds new paragraphs or sentences.
Changes mechanics and grammer/spelling
Effective dialogue should:
Show by letting readers hear what is being said
Why use dialogue in a short story?
Help move the story forward
The emotional meaning a reader brings to a poem