sharing stories from life
Searching for someone in the emergency room, loading the car with moving boxes, or finding an old letter might become the inspiration for one of my personal essays, memoirs, or blogs.
Like visual artists who incorporate “found objects”—a feather, a brass key, beach glass—into their work, I seek the profound in the found objects of my personal experience. In my writing, I strive to capture essential truths that move readers.
from the WordSisters blog
I come from people who keep track of everything: groceries to get, bills to pay, upcoming events, the day’s experiences, and past events. As a young woman, my mom kept a diary that noted what mattered in her days: starting … Continue reading