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Anaïs Nin on Writing, the Future of the Novel, and How Keeping a Diary Enhances Creativity: Wisdom from a Rare 1947 Chapbook

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Anaïs Nin on Real Love, Illustrated by Debbie Millman

Anaïs Nin on Real Love, Illustrated by Debbie Millman | Brain Pickings

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Anaïs Nin on Love, Hand-Lettered by Debbie Millman

Anaïs Nin on Love, Hand-Lettered by Debbie Millman | Brain Pickings

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Anaïs Nin on Life, Hand-Lettered by Artist Lisa Congdon

Anaïs Nin on Life, Hand-Lettered by Artist Lisa Congdon | Brain Pickings

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Anaïs Nin on Self-Publishing, the Magic of Letterpress, and the Joy of Handcraft

Anaïs Nin on Self-Publishing

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Anais Nin Poster

Anaïs Nin

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How to Be an Explorer of the World

How to Be an Explorer of the World | Brain Pickings

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How to Read Like a Writer

How to Read Like a Writer | Brain Pickings

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2013’s Best Books on Writing and Creativity

The Best Books on Writing and Creativity of 2013 | Brain Pickings

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Several Short Sentences About Writing

Several Short Sentences About Writing | Brain Pickings

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Why Emotional Excess is Essential to Writing and Creativity

Why Emotional Excess is Essential to Writing and Creativity | Brain Pickings

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Why I Write: George Orwell’s Four Universal Motives of Writing and Creative Work

Why I Write: George Orwell’s Four Universal Motives of Writing and Creativity | Brain Pickings

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Anaïs Nin on Embracing the Unfamiliar

Anaïs Nin

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Anaïs Nin on Paris vs. New York, 1939

“All of my creation is an effort to weave a web of connection with the world: I am always weaving it because it was once broken.” ― Anaïs Nin, The Diary of Anaïs Nin, Vol. 3: 1939-1944

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Kierkegaard on Why Anxiety Powers Creativity Rather Than Hindering It

Kierkegaard on Anxiety and Creativity | Brain Pickings