MUSINGS OF A STORY MERCHANT



"The universe is made of stories, not of atoms."
—Muriel Rukeyser
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Ken's Weekly Book Recommendation!⁠


 

Marilyn My Marilyn by Art Johnson 


In Art Johnson’s last novel, he continues his style of combining historical fact with fiction to offer the reader a steady stream of drama, tension and humor. Marilyn, My Marilyn reveals fresh insight into the most iconic woman of modern times, not as a biography, but with a view of a nation which often buries the truth with its dead.





Available on Amazon 

Dealing with your Type-C Creative Mind Chapter 4 ⁠


4 Ways to Succeed as a Writer⁠



For all storytellers—novelists, screenwriters, journalists, nonfiction writers, and children’s book writers.⁠

Learn more about One-on-one coaching to help understand a Type-C personality and equip you with practical tools to make yourself more productive and less frustrated with storytelling.⁠

Learn more: http://www.thewriterslifeline.com/


Getting Your Story Straight: Setting

Chapter 4 – Setting



Professional coaching tips to help you figure out point of view, structure, and master all the elements of story.⁠  

Learn more: http://www.thewriterslifeline.com/

Ken's Weekly Book Recommendation

This Week How Did Warren Buffett Succeed?:How I Went from Broke to Millionaire in Under Nine Years Following Warren Buffett's Step-By-Step Guide to Stock Market Success by James E. Pierre 



A personal finance book that teaches you how to budget your expenses for the purpose of investing in the stock market and how to properly analyze and pick stocks in an easy, accessible way.⁠




Listen to the First BASIC TRAINING FOR TRANSITION ⁠with Kenneth Atchity


The transition from military service to civilian life isn’t always easy. For many vets the problems feel insurmountable. This virtual Q&A session with story editor and career-change coach Dr. Ken Atchity (YalePHD) will revamp personal mythologies. Many vets come home trapped in dysfunctional stories they tell themselves. Dr. Atchity will suggest strategies & tactics to aid transition into taking charge of your own story—and making it happen.

This event is brought to you by New York-based O&M Partners. We are proud to be able to present this event and support the men and women who have given their service to our country. Thank you for passing this information on to all who might benefit

Chapter 3 “Dealing with your Type-C Creative Mind” – What is a Type C?

For all storytellers—novelists, screenwriters, journalists, nonfiction writers, and children’s book writers.⁠



Learn more about One-on-one coaching to help understand a Type-C personality and equip you with practical tools to make yourself more productive and less frustrated with storytelling at http://www.thewriterslifeline.com/ ⁠ 

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