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Writing Down the Bone Book Review

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Michael Francois Topic of Writing
April 13, 2011 Empire State College

The Nastiness Book review ever written

This is a shocking title to start out a book review. As you can see in the title, you should expect a horrible comprehensive review about this book. I should say how boring, bland, repetitive, and tedious the writhing is. However I am actually going to do the opposite because to me this book exemplifies how “Nasty” the author wrote this book and how every writer should take these principles in there writing. The book review will cover why the author is so “nasty” in this writing as well showing the main concepts in the book. These are principles and guide lines that is essential that most writers should take on when reading writing down the bones by Natalie Goldberg.

The first question that comes when starting writing this book review is what do I mean by “nasty”? At first, I thought it just a really good head title to grab the reader attention but in all honesty, it more than just that. The term ‘nasty’ is a conation that I use to describe how ridicules, and astonish, something is. In this case I can honestly say “This is the nastiest writing I ever read when it come to improving in writing.” Natalie explain concepts like writing exercise that can improve your writing as well as disciplining yourself as writer to write what you need to write down to paper and idea on doing son . Though out thought the book she quotes William carlos. One line from him that stood out form the book was ‘write what is in front of your nose”. This was an important quote because Natalie explain how details in statements make the difference between and descent written and a great writer. I enjoy this book and how “Nasty”…...

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