Posts Categorized: On Writing

Helping Craft the Story

I read a lot of memoirs.  It’s a habit formed from my teenage years wanting to read everything I could about my obsessions- Adam Ant, The Stray Cats, The Smiths, The Pretenders and Siouxsie and the Banshees. I wanted all of my crushes to write down their life story then I could devour it and… Read more »

Why Our Stories Should be Told.

“When a story is told it is not forgotten, but becomes something else, a memory of who we were, the hope of what we can become.” – from the movie “Sarah’s Key” My whole life, I have listened to people tell me stories.  To me, there is nothing stranger or more compelling than the truth of someone’s… Read more »