The Writer Within

It was a glorious day at the HeArt of Inner Peace and an honor to be a presenter. Over the next couple of days I’ll post the handout I gave for the writing workshop.



Brande, Dorothea. Becoming a Writer. New York: Tarcher Perigee, 1981. (Intended for writers of fiction, Brande’s insights apply to all types of writing and will help anyone gain a better understanding of herself.)


Newlove, Donald. Painted Paragraphs: Inspired Description for Writers and Readers. New York: Henry Holt, 1993. (You will examine the world through fresh eyes – and perhaps reveal learn about yourself as well.)


Johnson, Wendy. Gardening at the Dragon’s Gate: At Work in the Wild and Cultivated World. Random House, 2008. (A magical voyage through Green Gulch Farm complete with gardening instructions and recipes).


McMillan, M.E. Betsy. A Mystery in the Mailbox. CreateSpace Independent Publishing. (An inspired example of what can happen when a writer listens to her inner voice).

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