Memoir & Life Writing

Many journal writers are also interested in writing memoir.  We can use our journals to help inform memoir projects.  Life writing can be private in our journals and it can also be shared with others through memoir, personal essay and other creative forms.

Leave a Legacy Through Journaling

About this Journaling Series by Eric Maisel Inspired by Contributors to The Great Book of Journaling This series of guest blog posts on various topics related to journaling, was created for a series called “Journaling for Men” that appears on the Good Men Project blog. It is designed to help everyone, and especially men who may ... Read More >>

The Stradivarius in the Spruce: Writing Heals

By Joan Leof This article first appeared in Spirituality Health.  Let writing be your liberator. There may just be a violin trapped within you, just waiting to emerge. “I observe them, I touch them, sometimes I even hug them. Look carefully and they’ll tell you their life story, their trauma, their joys, everything ...” ... Read More >>

Journaling and the Writing Life

I was recently interviewed by author and writing teacher, Sheila Bender, on her show called In Coversation: Discussions on Writing and The Writing Life. We spoke together about the IAJW, as well as how journaling can help you heal and transform your life. I also shared some excerpts from my writing, including from my adoptee ... Read More >>

2021-09-03T10:57:45-07:00November 15th, 2019|Memoir & Life Writing|


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