BIRD BY BIRD: SOME INSTRUCTIONS ON WRITING AND LIFE
"A writer's guide that is bound to teach and inspire by example."
Lamott (Operating Instructions, 1993, etc.) gently explodes the fantasy that writing will solve all of a fledgling author's problems—an ailing bank account, low self-esteem—and at the same time argues that writing "does turn out to be its own reward.'' Read full book review >