I just finished reading it yesterday and I was pleased.
Atlas's book motivates modern-day female writers to carve out time from the same twenty-four-hour day the Literary Ladies had to pursue their craft.
These women's voices will encourage and delight all of us along our paths, no matter how we write the story of our lives!
It was inspiring and interesting to read how other women writers over the years have coped. In some ways nothing much has changed.Published 2 months ago by BD
So enjoyed this book! Loved reading the history behind these well known, and some not so well, women writers. Got it initially from the library then wanted a copy of my own. Read morePublished 6 months ago by elaine magliocca
This book has it all. There's useful information on being a writer and author by some of the most famous writers in history. There are beautiful and inspiring photos. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Michele Lackey
I liked reading this book at first and then slowly became uninterested as the stories began to get a little repetitive and boring. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Meliossa
It is definitely interesting reading the thoughts of the famous female writers now deceased. Especially as they talk about rejection from publishers and sometimes family or... Read morePublished on August 9, 2012 by Shannon M. Mcgee
Writing is a passion that latches onto your mind and will rarely let go, even the best and most successful writers have struggled through rejection letters, fear of failure and the... Read morePublished on December 8, 2011 by Charles Ashbacher
Thank you to the publisher for sending me this lovely book. Literary Ladies' Guide to the Writing Life shares excerpts of advice and recommendations from famous literary women on... Read morePublished on October 16, 2011 by Debnance at Readerbuzz
It's hard today to be a 'writer' and the label 'author' can only be ascribed to those lucky few who can make a living at it. Read morePublished on August 28, 2011 by Carla C. Thomas
Being a full time writer, I continue to keep up on books on my profession. I came across this one and wanted to check it out. Read morePublished on July 11, 2011 by JDHB