Humorist Fran Lebowitz and writer Anne Lamott on this archive edition of Fresh Air
. The Washington Post
called Fran Lebowitz "The funniest woman in America." Humorist Lebowitz has come out with her first children's book, Mr. Chas and Lisa Sue Meet The Pandas
. In 1978, she wrote the critically acclaimed book Metropolitan Life
a collection of witty essays on life. Writer Anne Lamott's new book is Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
. Lamott talks about the nuts and bolts of how to write but also how to live a writer's life. Her other books include Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Son's First Year of Life
. She was a book reviewer for Mademoiselle
. (Original Broadcast Date: January 3, 1995)
Then, hear titles by Anne Lamott.
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