By Betsy Warland

ISBN-10: 1897151780

ISBN-13: 9781897151785

Twelve years within the making, 'Breathing the web page: interpreting the Act of Writing' is a must-read for college kids of inventive writing. This assortment is produced from units of twelve essays every one. “Materials” displays at the heritage and animate nature of the gadgets we use within the act of writing, from pcs, to pens and pencils, all the way down to paper. Warland subverts our assumptions approximately those “tools” by means of making the case that our fabrics also are our collaborators. “Concepts” investigates, names, and addresses the strong forces at paintings underneath the language of craft. Warland exhibits that what eventually determines no matter if an editorial succeeds or flounders is a writer’s skill to be humbled, conquer, or guided by way of those forces.

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