Writing as Seeing with Soul: An Interview with Marilyn

This week’s article is an audio recording interview with me by Jeanne Schlesinger on her radio program “To See with Soul.” After taking my course “Excavate Your Truth/Free Your Voice,” Jeanne found that much of the writing we did was, indeed, soul work. In this interview, I talk candidly with Jeanne about the excavation process […]

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So, What? The Reflective Voice in Memoir and Why It Matters

“I am the only one who can tell the story of my life and say what it means.” Dorothy Allison   “So, what?” I can still hear my writing friend Jon Kerstetter asking that question about the first packet of writing I submitted to our first creative nonfiction workshop at Ashland University. He went on […]

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