Unlimited Writer As an Artist: A New Approach to Writing Alone and With Others - by Pat Schneider

  • Title: Writer As an Artist: A New Approach to Writing Alone and With Others
  • Author: Pat Schneider
  • ISBN: 9781565651517
  • Page: 436
  • Format: Paperback

  • The Writer is an Artist is for anyone who has felt the impulse to put words to paper, for monetary gain, or as a means of expression With an unusual, gentler view of discipline, this book guides you toward your own distinct, colorful voice and show you step by step how to make that voice heard among other writers and in the world.
    Pat Schneider
    Please note that I do not use actively my blog posts here are updated automatically from my website If you would like to get in touch with me, please visit patschneider Thank you I am a writer of poetry, plays, libretti and non fiction, and I am the founder of Amherst Writers and Artists For thirty four years I have taught writing in Massachusetts and around the world My two best known books are about writing, both from Oxford University Press My new book, HOW THE LIGHT GETS IN WRITING AS A SPIRITUAL PRACTICE, offers seventeen chapters that engage the connection between writing and spirituality, regardless of one s religious tradition or one s level of expertise in writing Chapter one takes Einstein s statement, There is a spirit, as inspiration, and the book then moves through chapters that explore what to do with one s own tradition tradition in writing and tradition in religions as well as The Dark Night of the Soul, Forgiving, Being Forgiven, The Body, Freedom, and ending with Joy The Library Journal review from February, 2013 says this Her book will have wide appeal to both amateur and seasoned writers and spiritual seekers whether or not tied to any tradition The book is also useful as a tool for growth through reflection and writing Highly recommended My earlier book, WRITING ALONE AND WITH OTHERS, offers guidance and help to the writer working alone, and in the second half details the Amherst Writers Artists method of creative writing workshops and writing groups It is used widely and internationally in classrooms and independent workshops as a method that develops the craft of writing without doing harm to one s original voice The method it describes is also widely used as a tool for the empowerment of under served populations, in prisons, shelters, and with youth at risk.


    Frances Donovan
    I will be referring to this regularly as I begin conducting my own workshops.

    • Unlimited Writer As an Artist: A New Approach to Writing Alone and With Others - by Pat Schneider
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