From The Quotable Writer, edited by Lamar Underwood. Lyons Press: 2004.
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— Jincy Willett, The Writing Class (via writingweasels)
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From Their Eyes Were Watching God, by Zora Neale Hurston. University of Illinois Press: 1978.
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From Notebooks, 1935-1942, by Albert Camus. Translated by Philip Thody. Ivan R. Dee: 2010.
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From “That Crafty Feeling” by Zadie Smith in Changing My Mind: Occasional Essays. Penguin Books: 2009.
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From Conversations with Yusef Komunyakaa, edited by Shirley A. James Hanshaw. University Press of Mississippi: 2010.
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From “Place” by Dorothy Allison in The Writer’s Notebook: Craft Essays from Tin House. Tin House Books: 2009.
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From A Year with Rilke: Daily Readings from the Best of Rainer Maria Rilke. Translated and edited by Joanna Macy and Anita Barrows. HarperOne: 2009.
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From Old Friend from Far Away: The Practice of Writing Memoir, by Natalie Goldberg. Atria Books: 2009.
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