English as a Second Language/Letter writing

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Hi Army Baker!

I'm learning how to write a good letter in every occasion. I have known the basic rules, but I want my writing better and more creative. Can you give me some advice as well as necessary books for reference?

Thank you so much!

Answer
Hello Ngan Tran,

please find below a number of links for books about creative writing.
As far as advice - the best thing you can do, if creative writing is your goal, is to enrol in a program dedicated to teaching creative writing...this is the kind of endeavor that requires continuous feedback and it's (usually) hard to accomplish on your own. Other suggestions: read as much as you can, write on a daily basis - keep a journal, or start a blog, and try to expand your vocabulary in any way you can.

http://www.amazon.com/Secrets-Successful-Writers-Darrell-Pitt-ebook/dp/B007HQ272

http://www.amazon.com/Four-Seasons-Creative-Writing-Prompts-ebook/dp/B009GLMF7U/

http://www.amazon.com/Creative-Writing-Strategies-Exercises-ebook/dp/B00AQABUSA/

http://www.amazon.com/000-Creative-Writing-Prompts-Scripts/dp/1461089425/ref=sr_

http://www.amazon.com/The-Practice-Creative-Writing-Students/dp/0312676026/ref=s

http://www.amazon.com/CREATIVE-WRITING-TEACHERS-Experience-Fingertips-ebook/dp/B

http://www.amazon.com/Creative-Writing-Exercises-Melissa-Donovan/dp/0615547850/r

http://www.amazon.com/Creative-Writing-Workbook-Linda-Anderson-ebook/dp/B00HFTV9

I hope this helps.

Best,

Amy

English as a Second Language

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I can answer question about grammar, spelling, syntax, idioms, reading and/or writing that pertain to English as a Second Language. I am knowledgeable about both TOEFL and IELTS.

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I'm a certified ESL teacher with 12 years of experience teaching K-12 and adults.

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BSc MEd TESL post grad program for k-12 TESL post grad program for adult ed

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