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Written and illustrated by Natalie Goldberg, who teaches writing in workshops nationwide. She is the best-selling author of several books on writing: ''Writing Down the Bones,'' ''Wild Mind,'' and ''Thunder and Lightning.'' This beautiful notebook, illustrated by the author's own paintings, provides the perfect opportunity for would-be writers, as well as those seeking a f ...more
Spiral-bound, 160 pages
Published July 1st 2001 by Peter Pauper Press (first published January 1st 2001)
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Natalie Goldberg lived in Brooklyn until she was six, when her family moved out to Farmingdale, Long Island, where her father owned the bar the Aero Tavern. From a young age, Goldberg was mad for books and reading, and especially loved Carson McCullers's The Ballad of the Sad Cafe , which she read in ninth grade. She thinks that single book led her eventually to put pen to paper when she was twe ...more
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