Big Magic

Big Magic Summary

The instant #1 NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller

"A must read for anyone hoping to live a creative life... I dare you not to be inspired to be brave, to be free, and to be curious.” —PopSugar

From the worldwide bestselling author of Eat Pray Loveand City of Girls: the path to the vibrant, fulfilling life you’ve dreamed of
Readers of all ages and walks of life have drawn inspiration and empowerment from Elizabeth Gilbert’s books for years. Now this beloved author digs deep into her own generative process to share her wisdom and unique perspective about creativity. With profound empathy and radiant generosity, she offers potent insights into the mysterious nature of inspiration. She asks us to embrace our curiosity and let go of needless suffering. She shows us how to tackle what we most love, and how to face down what we most fear. She discusses the attitudes, approaches, and habits we need in order to live our most creative lives. Balancing between soulful spirituality and cheerful pragmatism, Gilbert encourages us to uncover the “strange jewels” that are hidden within each of us. Whether we are looking to write a book, make art, find new ways to address challenges in our work,  embark on a dream long deferred, or simply infuse our everyday lives with more mindfulness and passion, Big Magic cracks open a world of wonder and joy.

Book Reviews

TN Bullard

Big Magic5 star

HEHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA “fear is like a mall cop on Red Bull” HhahahahshaHAHAHAHA OK I just started this audiobook & im in LOVE.55


The Bible for creators5 star

This book is a must read for all creators. I’ve given this book to all of my creative friends; writers, chefs, painters. I’m a photographer and this book has changed my mindset to create and feel valued. Highly recommended it.55


A good book4 star

I like this book, it gave me good information about how to don't lose ideas and opportunities.45


An essential companion to life5 star

A wonderful and much- needed companion to a worthwhile and happy life-making. Thank you for sharing your secrets with the world Liz! It will be a better place for it.55


Chris5 star

Really inspirational. Makes you want to work really hard on whatever it is you do.55


Best book on writing I've ever read5 star

This book is insightful, supportive, encouraging, and no-nonsense. It's worth it. Everyone should read it.55


Big Magic5 star

I have read this book at the right time. My life was becoming mundane. After reading this book my creative spirit has been Realigned. I also know how to get back. Thank you Liz55


Get this!5 star

I agree with the other reviewers. This is a must read for anyone who creates or wants to create. One of the most important books I’ve ever read.55


This book is a blessing.5 star

It’s exactly what I needed to read this year. And I will keep rereading it forever. Thank You to the author 🙏🏼55


Stellar!5 star

A must read for anyone in a creative field55

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