Bird By Bird

Author: Anne Lamott
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 9780307424983
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Then my father sat down beside him, put his arm around my brother's shoulder, and said, 'Bird by bird, buddy. Just take it bird by bird.'"

Operating Instructions

Author: Anne Lamott
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0307761037
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At thirty-five. On her own. But Anne Lamott makes it all fresh in her now-classic account of how she and her son and numerous friends and neighbors and some strangers survived and thrived in that all important first year.

Hard Laughter

Author: Anne Lamott
Publisher: Viking Adult
ISBN:
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A sensitive and reflective twenty-four-year-old woman chronicles her family's confrontation with illness when it is discovered that her father suffers from an inoperable brain tumor

Traveling Mercies

Author: Anne Lamott
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 9780375409172
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Since Operating Instructions and Bird by Bird, her fans have been waiting for her to write the book that explained how she came to the big-hearted, grateful, generous faith that she so often alluded to in her two earlier nonfiction books.

Plan B

Author: Anne Lamott
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101217367
Size: 13.32 MB
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Anne Lamott is one of our most beloved writers, and Plan B is a book more necessary now than ever. It is further evidence that, as The New Yorker has written, "Anne Lamott is a cause for celebration."

Rosie

Author: Anne Lamott
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781742582511
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Rosie is part of Ann Lamott's best-selling trilogy about a mother and daughter and how Elizabeth and Rosie, two forceful and complex people, rebuild their family of two.

Startle And Illuminate

Author: Carol Shields
Publisher: Vintage Canada
ISBN: 9780345815958
Size: 55.93 MB
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Shimmering with her unique style, sense, humour, vision and wit, Startle and Illuminate is a book of advice and reflections on writing by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Carol Shields that is destined to become as valued and essential as ...

The Geek S Guide To The Writing Life

Author: Stephanie Vanderslice
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1350023574
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It only gets harder—even for best-selling authors, for people who write full-time.
Even these people must protect their time from those who want them to do other
things—mentoring, book promotion, you name it. That's why we need to
remember all the things writing must come before. In Bird by Bird: Some
Instructions on Writing and Life, Anne Lamott wrote that if you could just give up
the 10 o'clock news, you could reclaim enough time for your writing. But Bird by
Bird was written in ...

Writing Up Qualitative Research

Author: Harry F. Wolcott
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9780761924296
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... title from Anne Lamott's Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life (
1994). It seems that Lamott's older brother, age 1 0 at the time, had become
overwhelmed ("immobilized," in her words) by the magnitude of a classroom
assignment to prepare a report on birds that was due the following day. Father
volunteered the comforting advice, "Bird by bird, Buddy, Just take it bird by bird" (
p. 19). Good counsel for her brother also provided a ready-made title for a book
about writing and ...