This morning I had reached a point in my memoir manuscript which I had merely placed in parentheses “… (X kiss…/ att’d rape.. / rescue).
I couldn’t bring myself to write That Story. It was too hard, too real. “No one wants to read that much truth”, my inner voice said. But the flood of #metoo posts gave me courage. Courage to tell this story;… Read More #MeToo
“What a Nasty Woman!”
This is what we get called when our need for truth-telling outweighs our need for approval. When the anger, passion and injustice flood over the dam of societal convention that dictates women are to be small, quiet, uncomplicated and, above all, pleasant. … Read More A “Nasty Woman” and the Enneagram
1,000 words a day.
Like crunches for my soul.
Because, if you are to fully be a Writer, you have to write.… Read More 1,000 words a day.