Resources

Some books on writing that we love
  • The Art of Daring: Risk, Restlessness, Imagination by Carl Phillips
  • The Rose Metal Press Field Guide to Writing Flash Fiction, edited by Tara Lynn Masih
  • How to Write an Autobiographical Novel: Essays by Alexander Chee
  • Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott
  • Poemcrazy: Freeing Your Life with Words by Susan G. Wooldridge
  • The Practice of Poetry: Some Writing Exercises from Poets Who Teach by Robin Behn and Chase Twichell
  • Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within by Natalie Goldberg
  • Reading Like A Writer: A Guide for People Who Love Books and for Those Who Want to Write Them by Francine Prose
  • The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Greater Creativity by Julia Cameron
  • Zen and the Art of Writing by Ray Bradbury
  • If You Want to Write: A Book about Art, Independence and Spirit by Brenda Ueland
  • Your Art Will Save Your Life by Beth Pickens
  • On Writing by Stephen King
  • This Won’t Take But A Minute Honey by Steve Almond
We recommend buying books from your local indie bookstore (a lot of them are still doing delivery or touch-free pick-up and they need your support!). If that’s not possible, we recommend Bookshop.org, which donates a portion of all proceeds to indie bookstores.
 
Some classes & events on writing
Some websites and podcasts on writing

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