She didn’t create the form, but Mary Karr has a lot to say about the art of telling your own story.
The boss of memoir dissects the first words of her prologue.
“Once you have a good story, the science will take care of itself.”
“When I’m on a project, it’s good to be immersed in it, to return to it, daily.”
Listening to someone else is challenging. Listening to myself required a new skill set of awareness and belief.
The boss of memoir opens up about her new book.
Struggling with your theme? Write into it.
“Every discovery that I make as a writer, and the work it allows me to do, is true only for as long as it is true.”
The genre conference circuit that takes attendees to “Shangri-La” will focus on memoir writing in its next installment.
Veteran partners share skills and one voice.