The Deep End

There are moments when I wonder what exactly this is doing to me – to my family – this writing, this memoir I’ve been working on for almost two months now.  Memories are being unearthed, emotions felt more concentrated than ever – once a river that flowed freely in and out, is now something more [ Read More ]

On Writing and Anger and Balloons…

What am I doing here?  Why am I waking up at 5:30am, reading all of these books on writing – how to write, when to write, what to write, etc.  Do I need to write about the weather?  The landscape?  Is that what this memoir will encompass?  I’ll tell you about the weather where I’ve [ Read More ]