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Clockwork Muse - 99 edition

Clockwork Muse (ISBN10: 0674135865; ISBN13: 9780674135864)
ISBN13: 978-0674135864
ISBN10: 0674135865

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0674135857
ISBN10: 0674135857

Summary: For anyone who has blanched at the uphill prospect of finishing a long piece of writing, this book holds out something more practical than hope: it offers a plan. The Clockwork Muse is designed to help prospective authors develop a workable timetable for completing long and often formidable projects.

The idea of dashing off a manuscript in a fit of manic inspiration may be romantic, but it is not particularly practical. Instead, Eviatar Zerubavel, a prolif ...show moreic and successful author, describes how to set up a writing schedule and regular work habits that will take most of the anxiety and procrastination out of long-term writing, and even make it enjoyable. The dreaded "writer's block" often turns out to be simply a need for a better grasp of the temporal organization of work.

The Clockwork Muse rethinks the writing process in terms of time and organization. It offers writers a simple yet comprehensive framework that considers such variables as when to write, for how long, and how often, while keeping a sense of momentum throughout the entire project. It shows how to set priorities, balance ideals against constraints, and find the ideal time to write.

For all those whose writing has languished, waiting for the "right moment," The Clockwork Muse announces that the moment has arrived. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 99
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Published: 03/28/1999
International: No

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