Writing Down the Bones 30th Anniversary Edition--SIGNED BY AUTHOR

by: 
Natalie Goldberg
Paperback
SKU: A781611803082
$14.95

We now have signed copies available of the 30th Anniversary edition of Writing Down the Bones, signed in-person by Natalie Goldberg at Bookshop Santa Cruz on March 18, 2018.

With insight, humor, and practicality, Natalie Goldberg inspires writers and would-be writers to take the leap into writing skillfully and creatively. She offers suggestions, encouragement, and solid advice on many aspects of the writer's craft: on writing from "first thoughts" (keep your hand moving, don't cross out, just get it on paper), on listening (writing is ninety percent listening; the deeper you listen, the better you write), on using verbs (verbs provide the energy of the sentence), on overcoming doubts (doubt is torture; don't listen to it)--even on choosing a restaurant in which to write. Goldberg sees writing as a practice that helps writers comprehend the value of their lives. The advice in her book, provided in short, easy-to-read chapters with titles that reflect the author's witty approach ("Writing Is Not a McDonald's Hamburger," "Man Eats Car," "Be an Animal"), will inspire anyone who writes--or who longs to.

Price: $14.95
Edition: 
30th Anniversary Paperback

 

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