Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Retreat

Between getting my own new desk and thinking about quiet spaces that inspire (thanks to Laura Frantz's post today) I came across this video of author Laurie Halse Anderson's new writing space. I've enjoyed several of Anderson's historicals for YA readers, the two latest ones being

Fever 1793








Chains








Take a look at Anderson's journey of creating the perfect writer's retreat. A girl can dream....


4 comments:

  1. What a perfect writer's retreat! (Though I'm afraid I'd spend way too much time staring out that beautiful window). :)

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  2. Love this, Lori! Rose window and green and wood scheme and all. I have the trees but not much else. Will have to check this writer out as she said the magic words "American Revolution." Bless you today!

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  3. Whew, for two days now I've had very spotty internet connection. My provider is having issues. So I'll post a quick reply and hope it works.

    Laura, I think you'll like LHA's books. I've only read those two, but they were both very good.

    Sallie, I agree there comes a point where one might have too much perfection in a writing space and want to inhabit it more than we want to inhabit our story world. :) But that said....

    Caroline, she's a blessed writer!

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