Recherche avancée

Writing With Style: An Editor's Advice for RPG Writers
Preview rapide
/gs_flipbook/flip.php?xml=/demo_xml/217525.xml&w=500&h=386
Preview grande taille
https://watermark3.rpgnow.com/pdf_previews/217525-sample.pdf

Writing With Style: An Editor's Advice for RPG Writers

AJOUTER A LA LISTE DE SOUHAITS >
Option choisie:
Watermarked PDF
$4.95
Softcover Color Book (Standard Heavyweight)
$9.95
Watermarked PDF + Softcover Color Book (Standard Heavyweight)
$14.90
$10.95

A Style Guide with Style

Writing With Style: An Editor’s Advice for RPG Writers presents 45 pages of concise tips on simple ways to make your roleplaying game writing cleaner and clearer. This guide doesn’t show you how to structure adventures, build stat blocks, or create worlds. Instead, Ray Vallese looks at some of the most common and easily fixable grammar and style issues he’s encountered in over twenty years of editing RPGs.

Rookie freelancers, industry veterans, and self-publishers alike can benefit from this (mostly) jargon-free guide, which addresses such topics as:

• Recasting passive voice into active voice (and when you might not want to)

• Dangling participles and other misplaced modifiers

• Gender-specific and gender-neutral language

• Commonly confused words, empty words, and clichés to avoid

• Choice and possibility in player character actions

• Final things to check before submitting your manuscript

Tighten and polish your text with these quick and easy tips!

 
 Les clients qui ont acheté cet article ont aussi acheté
Critiques (10)
Discussions (0)
Critiques
-
March 3rd, 2018
Absolutely terrific book of advice for freelance RPG writers and small publishers. It's packed with useful stuff on how to tighten up your text and will definitely help me improve my writing! [...]
-
January 2nd, 2018
Full disclosure: Ray edited my work when I wrote for WotC. That said, I got spoiled by his input (and learned a great from it). This guide provides a great deal of his insight directly to writers. As he points out, Ray didn't write THE definitiv [...]
-
October 1st, 2017
Since the tender age of ten, I've been in love with RPG's. I learned the fine art of writing for professional publications as a starry-eyed college student. I've taken more writing classes as a journalism major than I care to remember, plus all the Eng [...]
-
August 28th, 2017
This book is excellent- it helped my own writing and I was able to re-edit my earlier works at ThinkDifferent to better communicate my ideas in a medium of text. Thank you so much. [...]
-
August 15th, 2017
I find this book a more complete guide to writing for those of you who wish to submit your work to a publisher or even if you want to self-publish. At 44 pages, it cover many of the elements needed for the RPG style. He gives us examples and suggestion [...]
Réduire les résultats
 Suivez Vos Préférés!
NotificationsSign in to get custom notifications of new products!













Information Produit
Copper seller
Auteur(s)
Pages
46
Stock Editeur #
RGG0189
Pleine Taille:
4.99 MB
Format
Original electronic
Livres Scannés
Ces livres électroniques ont été créés physiquement en scannant les originaux et en utilisant les images obtenues pour faire les pages pdf. Chaque page est passée par un programme de reconnaissance optique ces caractères (OCR) afin d'essayer de déchiffrer le texte imprimé. Le résultat de ce procédé OCR est situé de manière invisible derrière l'image de chaque page scannée, pour permettre d'utiliser des recherches de texte. Cependant, un texte dans un livre donné sur un fond graphique ou avec des fontes manuelles ne sera probablement pas reconnu par le programme OCR, et ne sera donc pas pris en compte dans les recherches. Aussi certains livres imposants peuvent être redimensionnés pour correspondre au système, et peuvent ne pas avoir cette fonctionnalité de recherche de texte. La plupart des livres les plus vieux et en rupture d'impression sont dans le format images scannées.
Format électronique original
Ces livres électroniques ont été créé à partir des versions électroniques, et permettent donc d'utiliser pleinement la fonction recherche. De plus, la taille de leur fichier tend à être plus petite que celle des livres scannés. La plupart des livres récents sont dans le format électronique original.
Information Fichier
PDF en filigrane
Adobe DRM-protected PDF
These eBooks are protected by Adobe's Digital Rights Management (DRM) technology. To use them, you must activate your Adobe Reader software. Click here for more details.

Watermarked PDF

These eBooks are digitally watermarked to signify that you are the owner. A small message is added to the bottom of each page of the document containing your name and the order number of your eBook purchase.

Warning: If any books bearing your information are found being distributed illegally, then your account will be suspended and legal action may be taken against you.

Here is a sample of a page from a watermarked book:

File Last Updated:
August 06, 2017
Cet article a été ajouté à notre menu sur July 27, 2017.