Tuesday Tips – Why We Write

November 19, 2013

9780452298156_p0_v1_s260x420In Why We Write, twenty acclaimed authors discuss the writing process and why they do what they do. Brought to you by editor Meredith Maran, this book examines writing from those who know it best, outlining struggles with self-doubt, lack of confidence, writer’s block, and how to pull yourself out of it. Discussions on craft, process, and the world of writing are just a few of the elements that populate these chapters, each one brought to you by a different beloved author. Whether you’ve written many novels, are plugging through your first draft, or are a writer of any kind, this book is full of wit, wisdom, and the infinitely valuable validation that all writers struggle, and many of them still succeed.

Just look who’s inside!

Isabel Allende
David Baldacci
Jennifer Egan
James Frey
Sue Grafton
Sara Gruen
Kathryn Harrison
Gish Jen
Sebastian Junger
Mary Karr
Michael Lewis
Armistead Maupin
Terry McMillan
Rick Moody
Walter Mosley
Susan Orlean
Ann Patchett
Jodi Picoult
Jane Smiley
Meg Wolitzer

One comment

  • Meredith Maran

    November 21, 2013 at 6:33 am

    Thanks so much for spreading the word. You captured our intentions for the book perfectly. –Meredith Maran

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