Yes, I'm a bit behind on my blog posts. Sorry.
Elizabeth Gilbert (Eat, Pray, Love): Your elusive creative genius
Isabel of Allende (The House of the Spirits): Tales of Passion
Tracy Chevalier (Girl with a Pearl Earring): Finding the story inside the painting
Mac Barnett (President Taft is Stuck in the Bath): Why a good book is a secret door (highly entertaining!)
Elif Shafak (The Bastard of Istanbul): The politics of fiction
Here's a treat for you! Some very impressive TED talks about writing, creativity, etc.