About Martha Sarkissian

Martha Sarkissian works daily on writing her memoir, Living on a Fault, the Journey of a Woman from Guilt to Self-acceptance, which deals with entering counseling after her husband’s death to express her personality apart from the colorful personalities around her.

Searching for Mother in the Cochise Stronghold

I am proud to present Martha Sarkissian’s place-winning essay. When I read this essay about making a trip to where the author’s mother had grown up, I was impressed with the way she organized her essay around her short stay, skillfully using dialog with a friend who accompanied her and the man who hosted the … Continue reading

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