The Resource The magic of memoir : inspiration for the writing journey, edited by Linda Joy Myers, PhD and Brooke Warner

The magic of memoir : inspiration for the writing journey, edited by Linda Joy Myers, PhD and Brooke Warner

Label
The magic of memoir : inspiration for the writing journey
Title
The magic of memoir
Title remainder
inspiration for the writing journey
Statement of responsibility
edited by Linda Joy Myers, PhD and Brooke Warner
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this collection, 38 writers share their stories of hard-earned wisdom, including tips for dealing with the inner critic, practical strategis that provide motivation in dark times, and lessons learned from mistakes made and overcome"--Back cover
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
808.06692
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT25
LC item number
.M245 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Myers, Linda Joy
  • Warner, Brooke
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autobiography
  • Autobiography
  • Authors
Label
The magic of memoir : inspiration for the writing journey, edited by Linda Joy Myers, PhD and Brooke Warner
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • From the projects to prosperity
  • Lynette Charity
  • Interview with Mary Karr, author of The Liar's Club
  • I told her to shut up
  • Donna Barnes
  • Of kids and rabbits
  • Roseann M. Bozzone
  • What is it about memoir?
  • Carol E. Anderson
  • Writing naked
  • Introduction :
  • Bella Mahaya Carter
  • Interview with Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, pray, love
  • Takeaway : the heart of memoir
  • Linda Joy Myers and Brooke Warner
  • The journey of the two-hundred-thousand-word memoir
  • Krishan Bedi
  • The taste of her milk
  • Sarah Conover
  • Interview with Margo Jefferson, author of Negroland
  • The empty space
  • Therein lies the magic
  • Leza Lowitz
  • I'm running circles around you
  • Nadine Kenney Johnstone
  • No more secrets and silence
  • Lynette Benton
  • Interview with Dani Shapiro, author of Devotion
  • Be brave and say their names
  • Kelly Kittel
  • Dialoguing with the inner critic
  • Robert W. Finertie
  • Writing the silence away
  • From fear to freedom
  • Rita M. Gardner
  • Interview with Hope Edelman, author of Motherless daughters, motherless mothers
  • I still have a story to tell
  • Robert Hammond
  • My twenty-three-year project
  • Marina Aris
  • Where's the justice?
  • LaDonna Harrison
  • Interview with Azar Nafisi, author of Reading Lolita in Tehran
  • Jill Kandel
  • Why I don't find writing memoir cathartic
  • Jill Smolowe
  • The gift of loss
  • Alison Dale
  • The power of words
  • Vanya Erickson
  • Interview with Daisy Hernández, author of A cup of water under my bed
  • Journey to a memoir
  • Sonvy Sammons
  • It would never happen to us
  • My own story
  • Laurie Prim
  • We are all writers
  • Ashley Espinoza
  • Interview with Mark Matousek, author of The boy he left behind
  • From China's Red Stone Bridge to San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge
  • Jing Li
  • I called you a memoir
  • Nancy Chadwick-Burke
  • As if your parents are dead
  • Dhana Musil
  • Eanlai Cronin
  • Interview with Sue William Silverman, author of Love sick
  • The aftermath of memoir
  • Crystal-Lee Quibell
  • Life inverted
  • Apryl Schwab
  • Writing without an agenda
  • Irene Sardanis
  • Interview with Raquel Cepeda, author of Bird of paradise
  • The unfolding story
  • Jude Walsh
  • The shower and the fish
  • Trust the process and find the thread
  • Fran Simone
  • On becoming a memoirist
  • Rosalyn Kaplus
  • Interview with Jessica Valenti, author of Sex object
  • Doing it wrong till you get it right (eventually)
  • Rosie Sorenson
  • The mythic journey of memoir
  • Paula Wagner
  • Life into stories
  • Peter Gibb
  • Jerry Waxler
  • By the grace of God, I write a memoir
  • Ruthie Stender
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 337 pages
Isbn
9781631521478
Lccn
2016953560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn944085137
  • (OCoLC)944085137
Label
The magic of memoir : inspiration for the writing journey, edited by Linda Joy Myers, PhD and Brooke Warner
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • From the projects to prosperity
  • Lynette Charity
  • Interview with Mary Karr, author of The Liar's Club
  • I told her to shut up
  • Donna Barnes
  • Of kids and rabbits
  • Roseann M. Bozzone
  • What is it about memoir?
  • Carol E. Anderson
  • Writing naked
  • Introduction :
  • Bella Mahaya Carter
  • Interview with Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, pray, love
  • Takeaway : the heart of memoir
  • Linda Joy Myers and Brooke Warner
  • The journey of the two-hundred-thousand-word memoir
  • Krishan Bedi
  • The taste of her milk
  • Sarah Conover
  • Interview with Margo Jefferson, author of Negroland
  • The empty space
  • Therein lies the magic
  • Leza Lowitz
  • I'm running circles around you
  • Nadine Kenney Johnstone
  • No more secrets and silence
  • Lynette Benton
  • Interview with Dani Shapiro, author of Devotion
  • Be brave and say their names
  • Kelly Kittel
  • Dialoguing with the inner critic
  • Robert W. Finertie
  • Writing the silence away
  • From fear to freedom
  • Rita M. Gardner
  • Interview with Hope Edelman, author of Motherless daughters, motherless mothers
  • I still have a story to tell
  • Robert Hammond
  • My twenty-three-year project
  • Marina Aris
  • Where's the justice?
  • LaDonna Harrison
  • Interview with Azar Nafisi, author of Reading Lolita in Tehran
  • Jill Kandel
  • Why I don't find writing memoir cathartic
  • Jill Smolowe
  • The gift of loss
  • Alison Dale
  • The power of words
  • Vanya Erickson
  • Interview with Daisy Hernández, author of A cup of water under my bed
  • Journey to a memoir
  • Sonvy Sammons
  • It would never happen to us
  • My own story
  • Laurie Prim
  • We are all writers
  • Ashley Espinoza
  • Interview with Mark Matousek, author of The boy he left behind
  • From China's Red Stone Bridge to San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge
  • Jing Li
  • I called you a memoir
  • Nancy Chadwick-Burke
  • As if your parents are dead
  • Dhana Musil
  • Eanlai Cronin
  • Interview with Sue William Silverman, author of Love sick
  • The aftermath of memoir
  • Crystal-Lee Quibell
  • Life inverted
  • Apryl Schwab
  • Writing without an agenda
  • Irene Sardanis
  • Interview with Raquel Cepeda, author of Bird of paradise
  • The unfolding story
  • Jude Walsh
  • The shower and the fish
  • Trust the process and find the thread
  • Fran Simone
  • On becoming a memoirist
  • Rosalyn Kaplus
  • Interview with Jessica Valenti, author of Sex object
  • Doing it wrong till you get it right (eventually)
  • Rosie Sorenson
  • The mythic journey of memoir
  • Paula Wagner
  • Life into stories
  • Peter Gibb
  • Jerry Waxler
  • By the grace of God, I write a memoir
  • Ruthie Stender
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 337 pages
Isbn
9781631521478
Lccn
2016953560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn944085137
  • (OCoLC)944085137

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