Your Art WILL Save Your Life: 10 Books For Creatives


To celebrate the April 10 release of YOUR ART WILL SAVE YOUR LIFE, Jamia Wilson compiled a list of her favorite inspiring books! What's your favorite book to get creative energy flowing? Tweet @FeministPress and let us know!


Jamia Wilson's 10 Books for Creatives:

Wounds of Passion: A Writing Life

by bell hooks (Holt Paperbacks)

Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear

by Elizabeth Gilbert (Riverhead Books)

Writing Down the Bones

by Natalie Goldberg (Shambhala)

Design the Life You Love

by Ayse Birsel (Ten Speed Press)

Bird by Bird

by Anne Lamott (Anchor)

The Artist’s Way

by Julia Cameron (TarcherPerigee)

Letters to a Young Poet

by Rainer Maria Rilke (Penguin Classics)

The War of Art

by Steven Pressfield (Black Irish Entertainment LLC)

What It Is

by Lynda Barry (Drawn and Quarterly)

The Fire Starter Sessions

by Danielle LaPorte (Harmony)

Lucia Brown