Natalie Goldberg is the author of fifteen books, including her latest memoir Let the Whole Thundering World Come Home, in which she shares her experience with cancer grounded in her practice of zen and writing. Her other books include The Great Spring: Writing, Zen, and This Zigzag Life. Natalie's 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. Natalie 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. This is her third
year teaching at Santa Fe Writers Lab. Her website is nataliegoldberg.com.