OTEN Creative Writing newsletter: Images and writing
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Images are used both as a powerful inspiration for creative writing, and as a story-telling vehicle. Here is a sample of websites that show how images either inspire or collaborate with the written word...
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Get Inspired: Using Smithsonian Images for Creative Writing | Smithsonian Institution Archives

Get Inspired: Using Smithsonian Images for Creative Writing | Smithsonian Institution Archives | OTEN Creative Writing newsletter: Images and writing | Scoop.it
A highlight of a series of creative writings inspired by photographs from the Smithsonian Flickr Commons and published at the online journal, Dr. Hurley’s Snake-Oil Cure.
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Museums and their websites can be a very useful source of inspiration for creative writing.

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Gus Gordon - books

Gus Gordon - books | OTEN Creative Writing newsletter: Images and writing | Scoop.it
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Gus Gordon's picture book Herman and Rosie was an Honour book in the 2013 Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year awards.  

As Gordon's website describes this book: 'Set in New York, this gorgeous picture book is a story about friendship, life in the big city, and following your dreams.'
http://www.gusgordon.com/gus-gordon-books/

A video glimpse of the book can be viewed here: http://www.storyboxlibrary.com.au/videos/video-herman-and-rosie.html

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OTEN Video: Writing Courses via Distance Education

Complete one of our online creative writing courses with qualified teachers to guide you along the way; Writing short stories, Writing for children, Category...
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The view from outside

The view from outside | OTEN Creative Writing newsletter: Images and writing | Scoop.it
Alienation is at the core of Shaun Tan's work yet it has strongly connected with audiences and won him an Oscar, writes Peter Robb.
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Shaun Tan's graphic novels and picture books demonstrate how images can be used to tell a story. This article explores the latest news on this intriguing visual story-teller.   

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Photographs As Inspiration For Writing

Photographs As Inspiration For Writing | OTEN Creative Writing newsletter: Images and writing | Scoop.it
A few months ago I led a workshop on writing, which was a challenge, since I hate giving writing advice. I just think it's a bit awkward: what works for you might not work for me, and I only had on...
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This article explains how photographs can be used to create interesting stories that go beyond run-of-the-mill plots.

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OTEN Creative Writing Courses

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Complete one of our online creative writing courses with qualified teachers to guide you along the...
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You are invited to join the OTEN Creative Writing Facebook page!

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