Creative Writing - 4 Easy Steps An Essay Writer Must Know!

Creative Writing - - How to write with flair There are many different types of writing out there. For the purpose of this video, we will look at creative writing and the simple steps to take in writing a creative essay. What is creative writing? It is a broad statement that covers every form of narrative writing from poetry to feature articles in newspapers to novels - the list is endless. Loosely put, it excludes anything academic and technical. Let's look at how to write a creative essay: First step: Choose your subject. When choosing a subject, pick something you and others may find interesting. It may not have to be a subject that you know well, though that helps! If the subject is something you find interesting, but do not know much about, research it! That will be Step 2: All good writers research the background to their essay/story/novel, etc. If need be, talk to relevant authorities. Ask questions and learn more about the topic. Take some time and mull over your topic. Look at it from different perspectives. Write down all thoughts that occur to you on the subject, relevant or random, it does not matter. You can sift through it later and decide on what you want to use. You never know. You might end up with enough material for more than one essay. Onto the next step, Step 3, where you put down an outline of how, what, when, where and who your essay is all about. This will guide and keep you on the straight and narrow of the story without taking you down a meandering path. Then its time to flesh out these how, what, when, where and who questions as that will build the foundation of the story. Once you have the first 3 steps done, you can proceed to Step 4, writing the story. Using the outline you have set out, start with the introduction. In the introduction, the setting for the creative essay is established. Here is where you establish the place, time and scenery for the main subject of the essay. Next we come to the body of the essay. The plot of the essay is developed in the body. It can be made up of just one paragraph, in the case of a short story, or several paragraphs, when the story is longer. Each paragraph is to showcase one main idea. The movement from one paragraph to another has to be smooth and fluid without choppiness. This is where transitions come in useful. Briefly, transitions are words like 'yet', 'and', 'but' and so on. They allow the essay to flow seamlessly from one idea to another. They are usually used in the middle of a sentence. But, they can be used in the beginning to emphasise a point. I just did that. I used 'but' in the beginning of a sentence when it is usually used in the middle. This lays emphasis on the content of the sentence following the 'but' and shows the continuity of the thought process from the previous sentence. Just be careful not to over use transitions in your essay. Other transitions which we use all the time are words like 'however','also' and 'therefore'. There are many more transition words and I will get into grammar transitions more fully in another video. Finally, (there's a transition for you!) we come to the conclusion of the creative essay. The conclusion is where the whole plot comes together and is tidied up ...or not. That depends on you, the author, on how you want the essay to end. It can be neat and tidy, with a 'happily ever after' like fairy-tale ending or in can be a cliffhanger, where the ending is left shrouded in suspense. The ending or conclusion of your essay is important, so don't rush it or end it abruptly. It must leave a strong enough impact that the story remains in the reader's mind after he finishes reading it. Now that your creative essay is done, check it thoroughly for spelling and grammatical errors. Change whatever does not read or flow right. Think about the effect the essay will have on the reader. Ask someone else to proofread it for you. Very often we miss errors in our own writing that others will pick up. Once your essay is checked, proofread, corrected and checked again, it is done! Please leave me a comment. If you like this video, do share it with your family and friends and please subscribe to my channel. Check out my blog for tips to improve your English, .External tags: "creative writing", "essay writer", "essay writing", "how to write", "how to write an essay", "write my essay"

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This video is really cool. Thank you for uploading it. Where can find articles on this topic?
Sir you gave a very good video which help me a lot thanks for it
I want to write articles in newspspers & magzines. What should I do? I have limited english vocablary. What I should do then?
Hi that's interesting , who can be a writer ????
Hi manoj, your videos are really helpful.can you please send a video for easy steps for composition.
How can the number for step be ''write the essay''? We all came here to learn and definitely going to write
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Thanks sir awesome
This was very usefull.
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Please tell me how to write a story with lead sentence
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Tnx alot I learned it now I can write creative writin in a good way because of you before I was weak in it.
Thank you  I became a good writer
This didn't do me great writing wise but it sure didn't cure my AIDS either ...
Amazing
Thank you so much! Because of you, I am now George R. R. Martin.
You're a beautiful human being! I love the name of your channel. Keep up the helpful videos :)
This video was really helful.
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Great video, Thank you for posting this. I can't get me creative writing students to understand, this will help them a lot.
I really like this video!
Very useful,Thanks :)
You are speaking like foreigner. great.
I enjoyed your presentation. It gave me ideas of where I need improvement.
Thanks because of u i became a good essay writer :)
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Thanks to you I can know do my story
*Can anyone write my essay?*
Singlish to English u mean the Singapore's language ?
Cooool
Its cool video but i need to be more creative and deliver the best idea to attract readers attention.
Thank you! I will share this with my students.
Awesome video. This is very useful professor. Thanks for sharing. I am very poor in writing. I believe, I have to watch all your videos to improve my English writing skills. Thanks a lot once again.
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THANK YOU SO MUCH
    The presentation was great as always.           
Nice vedio
Thx that was very helpful
I have been following the tips without knowing that there is a video for the same exists
Sorry but this is useless you need to tell ushow to do it rather telling us what to do
Nice one!
I can do it better
I don´t know how to start the essay 
Thanks!
This really helped my daugher on the P.A.R.C.C test
Wait... #Maria de la Cruz... Aren't u the auther of that "lost lands" book?
I truly enjoy this video. Thanks
Don't forget to keep posting educational videos I will keep watching ! ha! I can see you, lol.
Great job!!! Thank you much!
Very helpful    there fore i ll try my better to done a best performance in essay writing
Thankyou sir.....
This was kind of helpful but i want to know how to write a story
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Thanks you it helps me a lot!
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Great advice for retards. I would have never thought on my own everything you said. I would have done the opposite or nothing at all. Thanks for telling me that which is ultra obvious to anyone with a brain but to me a sublime revelation.
Thanks
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Great simple vid
Thanks, sir :)
Thank you for the video. I love the way you explain everything. Is good to know that we can find educational information in the media/YouTube. thanks again !
Singlish exists?  I'm filipino and in modern society Taglish is common (Tagalog and English combined) I didn't know other cultures do it too! ~ The vid is awesome! thanks for the upload :) this really helped my writing a lot
I want more
Thank u you really helped me out
I have problem . I don't know hot to move from idea to other idea :( . thank you for help
Thank you. This video tutorial is really interesting. Where I can find more similar videos and articles?
This is very useful, thank you.  However, I think that it should be 5 Easy Steps.  Proofreading  and Correction is important enough to call a step on it's own.
Good one sir
Very Thoughtful and well prepared.Thank you for sharing. 
Thank you sir ,it really  helps me a lot

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