Quote of the Day > October 24, 2016
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Brenda Ueland (born October 24, 1891) is best known for her inspiring work on the process of writing, If You Want to Write: A Book About Art, Independence and Spirit. Her autobiography, Me: A Memoir, was published in 1939 and recounts her childhood in Minneapolis and young adult life in Greenwich Village. She had started her career as a journalist, as the first female reporter for the Minneapolis Tribune and later as a freelance writer for The Saturday Evening Post and the Ladies’ Home Journal, among other publications.