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The creative habit : learn it and use it for life : a practical guide

Author: Twyla Tharp; Mark Reiter
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Creativity is not a gift from the gods, says Twyla Tharp, it is the product of preparation and effort, and it's within reach of everyone who wants to achieve it. Here, Tharp takes the lessons she has learned in her remarkable thirty-five-year career and shares them with you, whatever creative impulses you follow--whether you are a painter, composer, writer, director, choreographer, or, for that matter, a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Guide (Descripteur de forme)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tharp, Twyla.
Creative habit.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2003
(OCoLC)607017005
Named Person: Twyla Tharp
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Twyla Tharp; Mark Reiter
ISBN: 0743235266 9780743235266 9780743235273 0743235274
OCLC Number: 52587546
Awards: Commended for Books for a Better Life (Motivational) 2003
Description: vii, 243 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: I walk into a white room --
Rituals of preparation --
Your creative DNA --
Harness your memory --
Before you can think out of the box, you have to start with a box --
Scratching --
Accidents will happen --
Spine --
Skill --
Ruts and grooves --
An "A" in failure --
The long run.
Responsibility: Twyla Tharp, with Mark Reiter.

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On pointe at the keyboard

by bookseedstudio (WorldCat user published 2009-07-01) Excellent Permalink

Writing Down the Bones (Goldberg), One Writers' Beginnings (Welty), On Writing (King), A Sense of Place (Crews) are each of them treasured for holding my hand & guiding me along in the world of writing. To my personal pantheon I add a  book from a dancer of legendary skill &...
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