Tuesday, October 29, 2013

8 Great Books on Writing and Creativity

On Writing
Stephen King

Bird by Bird
By Anne Lamott

The Artists Way
by Julia Cameron

Letters to a Young Poet
by Rainer Marie Rilke
by Susan Goldsmith Woolridge

Old Friend from Far Away
By Natalie Goldberg

Creative is a Verb
by Patti Digh
And my new favorite
A Broom of One's Own:
Words on Writing, Housecleaning, and Life
By Nancy Peacock
"Stories want to be born, but they aren't attached to the form they take. A story is just as content to be told orally as it is to be written. If I go around telling everyone, it's happy and gone. The tension is over."

1 comment:

  1. bird by bird is my favorite! I read it in college and still have it.