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Write your way in : crafting an unforgettable college admissions essay

Toor, Rachel, author.

Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, [2017]

169 pages ; 22 cm.


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245 Title 10  $a Title  Write your way in :
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490 SeriesStatement 1   $a Series statement  Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing
505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  The quest for the special secret sauce -- What you need to know before you start writing. Steal, steal, steal: learning to read like a writer ; Craft your "I": thinking of yourself as a character ; Sex, drugs, and Palestinian statehood: finding a topic ; Amanda + Jim ; Aboutness: an essay is often about something other than what it's about ; Adam finds his pirates ; The hole in the donut: saying the hardest thing ; Tell us about your world in two hundred words: the short answers ; Emma's shorties -- Getting it down on the page and then cleaning it up. Shitty first drafts: the importance of allowing yourself to write badly ; Seeing again: revision means re-vision ; Don't try to hook the reader like a trout: the opening lines ; Peyton's ankle ; Danger! Some moves not to make ; Semicolons are like loaded guns: mechanics matter ; My little bag of writing tricks: some tips -- Getting it done.
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    $z Geographic subdivision  United States.
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    $x General subdivision  Admission.
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