"For nonwriters, it is a glimpse into the trials and satisfactions of a life spent with words. For writers, it is a warm, rambling, conversation with a stimulating and extraordinarily talented colleague." — Chicago Tribune
From Pulitzer Prize-winning Annie Dillard, a collection that illuminates the dedication and daring that characterizes a writer's life.
In these short essays, Annie Dillard—the author of Pilgrim at Tinker Creek and An American Childhood—illuminates the dedication, absurdity, and daring that characterize the existence of a writer. A moving account of Dillard’s own experiences while writing her works, The Writing Life offers deep insight into one of the most mysterious professions.
- ASIN : 0060919884
- Publisher : Harper Perennial (November 12, 2013)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 111 pages
- Lexile measure : 880L
- Item Weight : 0.24 lbs
- Dimensions : 5.31 x 0.29 x 8 inches