Natalie Goldberg is the author of fifteen books, including the recently published The Great Spring: Writing, Zen, and This Zigzag Life. Her bestselling Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within sold a million and a half copies, has been translated into fourteen languages, and started a revolution in the way we practice writing in this country. She has been painting as long as she has written and her book, Living Color: A Writer Paints Her World, describes painting as her second art form.
Natalie has led seminars on writing as a practice for the last thirty years. People from around the world attend her life-changing workshops and she has earned a reputation as a great teacher. Her website is nataliegoldberg.com.