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Explorations in Creative Writing

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These essays, stories and fragments are about writing. They explore the dilemmas of living as a writer, the subtleties and inspirations of reading as a writer, and the contradictions created when a writer tries to teach others how it is done.
Paperback, 256 pages
Published December 1st 2003 by Melbourne University Publishing
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So far very exciting in terms of what it is to be a writer. Fvourite lines so far - 'Writers are peculiarly subjective to language. For many of them the world is one long and complex sentence not yet ended.' Yes! 20/2/2013 and approx 1 month of living with this book at work lunch breaks and night time reading roughly one page at a time since thats all I can deal with before crashing not because its boring - went through a sticky middle patch because I was reading it wanting to explore creative w ...more
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See also: Kevin Brophy for the Irish novelist and English Language tutor.

Professor Kevin Brophy is a poet and novelist. He has had twelve books published. From 1980 to 1994 he edited the small press literary journal Going Down Swinging. His poems and essays have been anthologised in Best Australian Poems 2004, 2006, 2007, 2011 and Best Australian Essays 2009 (Black Inc.), Australian Poetry since 1
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