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Writing down the bones: freeing the writer within

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East Regional - Adult Non-fiction
808.02 GOLDB
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Boston : Shambhala, 2005.
Second edition.
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xiv, 200 pages ; 22 cm
9781590302613, 1590302613, 1590302613, 9781590302613 (pbk. : alk. paper), 1590302613, 9781590302613


Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-200).
Offers advice on writing creatively, discusses the importance of discipline, and suggests writing exercises.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Goldberg, N. (2005). Writing down the bones: freeing the writer within. Second edition. Boston: Shambhala.

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Goldberg, Natalie. 2005. Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within. Boston: Shambhala.

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Goldberg, Natalie, Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within. Boston: Shambhala, 2005.

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Goldberg, Natalie. Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within. Second edition. Boston: Shambhala, 2005. Print.

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