A Year of Writing Dangerously: 365 Days of Inspiration & Encouragement

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New World Library, May 8, 2012 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 408 pages
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In this collection of anecdotes, lessons, quotes, and prompts, author and writing teacher Barbara Abercrombie provides a delightfully varied cornucopia of inspiration nuts-and-bolts solutions, hand-holding commiseration, and epiphany-fueling insights from fellow writers, including Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winners and Abercrombie s students who have gone from paralyzed to published.
 

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Review: A Year of Writing Dangerously: 365 Days of Inspiration and Encouragement

User Review  - Hayley - Goodreads

Great book for writing prompts, writing tips, etc. I like Kicking in the Wall better by the same author. I checked this out on a whim as an eBook out from JMRL, and loved that I could use to it for inspiration in a pinch. Read full review

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User Review  - Monette Chilson - Goodreads

I highly recommend this book, written in bite-sized nuggets, to those looking for a daily does of writerly wisdom. I used it to transition my brain into writing mode every day for seven months. It was ... Read full review

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Barbara Abercrombie teaches in the writing program at UCLA Extension. The author of novels (Good Riddance and Run for Your Life), children's books, and many essays and articles in national publications, she lives in Santa Monica, California.

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