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Them's Fightin' Words!: A Writer's Guide To Writing Fight Scenes

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Join professional fight choreographer and author Teel James Glenn as he takes you on a literary journey through the process of creating believable and dramatically valid action scenes in every kind of fiction. Using wit and personal experience, he dissects action scenes for the keys to what makes them work. From Fantasy swordfights, barroom brawls, comic combat to martial ...more
Published (first published June 30th 2011)
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Toni
Oct 21, 2014 Toni rated it really liked it
I’ll say if anyone can tell you how to write an action scene, whether it’s fisticuffs, fighting with sword or even bullwhip, Mr. Glenn is the man to do it.

Some of the book is reminiscences of fight scenes he’s choreographed for movies and TV. Portions are histories of various weapons or martial arts disciplines and their development and creeds. There are excerpts from novels, both Mr. Glenn’s sword-and--sorcery stories, as well as from Robert E. Howard, Edgar Rice Burroughs, et al., as examples
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Teel James "T.J." Glenn has a long career as a performer, teacher, and stunt expert. He has sold several screenplays and is the author of the fantasy novels.
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