"Cohen explains, his own...trajectory benefited from his exposure to motivational messages and tools. He is imparting lessons learned through his own experience. That he does so with honesty, clarity, and good-natured concern for aspiring authors is much to his credit, and to the book's benefit."
Erika Dreifus, Author of Quiet Americans
About the Author
Bryan Cohen writes about writing, comedy and embarrassing anecdotes from his life. He is also an actor, director and producer who enjoys dabbling in both theatre and film in Chicago, Illinois. Bryan graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2005 with degrees in English and Dramatic Art with a minor in Creative Writing. He has written or co-written the plays Chekhov Kegstand, Something from Nothing, Kerpow!
and The Morning After
. His books have sold over 3,000 copies and include Writer on the Side: How to Write Your Book Around Your 9 to 5 Job, 1,000 Creative Writing Prompts: Ideas for Blogs, Scripts, Stories and More, 500 Writing Prompts for Kids: First Grade through Fifth Grade
, and Sharpening the Pencil: Essays on Writing, Motivation and Enjoying Your Life