The Writing Life (Paperback)

By Annie Dillard

Harper Perennial, 9780060919887, 128pp.

Publication Date: November 12, 2013



In this collection of short essays, Annie Dillard--the author of Pilgrim at Tinker Creek and An American Childhood--illuminates the dedication, absurdity, and daring that characterize the existence of a writer. A moving account of Dillard's own experience, The Writing Life offers deep insight into one of the most mysterious professions.