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September 18, 2017
Waiting for the muse to descend so you can write is, sadly, a tragic fallacy. “Writing is 99 percent perspiration, and one percent inspiration,” a wise person once said. Writing is work, and like any job, it requires commitment and sustained focus. I recently taught a memoir class at the San Francisco Writers Grotto. For our last session, we discussed practical considerations of the writing life. It’s possible to teach the craft of writing, but impossible to teach the perspiration...
Swimming with Maya
An inspiring story about the unique and complicated relationship between mothers and daughters, Swimming with Maya celebrates how that relationship continues to exist beyond the grave.
In a memoir that has been called “heartbreaking and heart-healing,” Eleanor Vincent shares an inspiring true story of courage, creativity, faith, and sheer tenacity as she seeks to find balance after unthinkable tragedy.
Powerful prose with a meaningful and memorable message.
– Lee Gutkind, Creative Nonfiction Magazine