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Talking with My Grandsons About Writing

In April, 2016, my grandsons were visiting during the week I was asked to participate in the local FM radio station’s fund drive. I had read a lot of what they wrote and had talked with them about their writing often. I thought it would be informative and fun to include them in the program. The…Continue Reading

Finding Form

Tarn Wilson delivered this paper for a panel on “Hydra-Headed Memoirs & Well-Connected Essays” at the 2015 Nonfiction Now conference. I am delighted to have her permission to post her words for Writing It Real readers. Tarn’s lovely memoir is The Slow Farm. She uses her experience writing it to inform other writers about her…Continue Reading