Guest Blog by Mary Gottschalk – “The Four R’s of Memoir Writing”

The Four R’s of Memoir Writing by Mary Gottschalk In recent blogs, I’ve pondered the importance of letting stories age, much like fine wine, to allow the author time to distinguish between “what happened” and “why it matters.” It strikes me that there is another way to look at the value of allowing memoirs to steep for a while.  In a 2009 study of the linkages between memory and...
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