Natalie Goldberg is the author of ten books. Writing Down the Bones, her first, has sold over one million copies and has been translated into twelve languages. For the last thirty years she has practiced Zen and taught seminars in writing as a spiritual practice. She lives in New Mexico.
Books & Audio
Writing, Zen, and This Zigzag Life
From beloved writing teacher and author of the best-selling Writing Down the Bones: a treasury of personal stories reflecting a life filled with journeys—inner and outer—zigzagging around the world and home again.Here, Natalie Goldberg, "a writer both energized and enlightened"… Read More
Freeing the Writer Within
With insight, humor, and practicality, Natalie Goldberg inspires writers and would-be writers to take the leap into writing skillfully and creatively. She offers suggestions, encouragement, and solid advice on many aspects of the writer’s craft: on writing from “first thoughts”… Read More
About the Author
Natalie Goldberg has been teaching seminars in writing as a practice since 1982. Her first book on this topic, Writing Down the Bones, has sold over one million copies and has been translated into fourteen languages. In addition to writing and teaching, Goldberg is also a prolific painter. Her watercolors are exhibited at Ernesto Mayans Gallery in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Videos & More
In addition to revolutionizing the writing world through her books, Natalie Goldberg is a talented and beloved teacher. Her workshops have long been lauded as transformative experiences that free the writer within and set forth the path for lifelong practice. Get a glimpse inside one of Natalie's workshops, and learn why teaching is her source of inspiration.