Monday, November 22, 2010

Three Writers on Writing and Creativity

Happy Thanksgiving to those of you who celebrate this week.  In honor of the holiday, when maybe we all can get a tiny bit more leisure time (ROFL), I'm sharing three videos and articles on writing.  So look, listen, and read . . .and enjoy!

I'll be back next week with a new discussion on revision--how to know when you're ready for it.

A video presentation by writer Elizabeth Gilbert on creativity:

Vivian Gornick, author of The Situation and The Story, on the writing life:

 Jill Bolte Taylor on the brain and creativity:
PS  Do you have favorite videos, podcasts, or online articles on writing that you'd like to share with me?  Send them along.


  1. I'll have to save this post to come back to when things are not so hectic.

    Happy Thanksgiving!

  2. Enjoy, Susanne. The videos especially are amazing, well worth watching when you have time.

  3. Great links, Mary. Thanks! I saw the E. Gilbert video earlier this year, and loved it. ole!