The Promise of Failure

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  • Author : John McNally
  • Publisher : University of Iowa Press
  • Pages : 140 pages
  • ISBN : 1609385756
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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The Promise of Failure

The Promise of Failure
  • Author : John McNally
  • Publisher : University of Iowa Press
  • Release : 15 June 2018
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The Promise of Failure is part memoir of the writing life, part advice book, and part craft book; sometimes funny, sometimes wrenching, but always honest. McNally uses his own life as a blueprint for the writer’s daily struggles as well as the existential ones, tackling subjects such as when to quit and when to keep going, how to deal with depression, what risking something of yourself means, and ways to reenergize your writing through reinvention. What McNally illuminates is

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Transcultural Cinema
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  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 27 December 1998
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  • Author : Norman Dale Norris
  • Publisher : R&L Education
  • Release : 30 September 2022
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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release : 18 May 2020
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  • Author : Francis J Moloney
  • Publisher : ISD LLC
  • Release : 01 November 2017
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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 03 April 2018
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  • Publisher : No Starch Press
  • Release : 16 August 2016
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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 30 September 2022
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  • Author : Reade W. Dornan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 01 May 2014
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  • Publisher : RAJEEV BANSAL
  • Release : 27 September 2022
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