* Based on 50 TOTALLY UNIQUE writing exercises * The exercises have proven effective in the author's popular workshops * Writing/Creativity books are popular
Andy Couturier, MA, is an essayist, a poet and a professionally trained writing teacher. He has written for newspapers, magazines and literary journals including Adbusters, Creative Non-Fiction, The Japan Times, The North American Review, Fiber Arts, InvAsian Journal, and others. A recent essay was just nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and a new work has just appeared in an anthology of ecological writings put out by MIT Press, Writing the Future. He has taught writing at Cal. State University, Hayward, and is currently on the faculty of JFK University. He is currently researching how intuitive collage in writing can lead to new states of consciousness. Follow these links to read an essay by the instructor which was nominated for a Pushcart Prize Selling Indulgence in Corporate Japan, and an essay on writing Using Intuitive Collage to Tell The Story of Your Life.
"...wholly inspiring, effervescent, and wonderful." - Catherine
Newman, author of Waiting for Birdy
"By far the most interesting and provocative book on the creative process I've read in many years." - Peter S. Beagle, author of The Last Unicorn