Jane Eaton Hamilton

"I cannot and will not cut my conscience to fit this year’s fashions.” – Lillian Hellman

Tag: trauma writing

The Heart-Work: Writing About Trauma as a Subversive Act by Melissa Febos

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The terrific Melissa Febos asks the question: If writing about trauma happens to be therapeutic, does that make it worthless? Or particularly valuable?

A great essay at Poets and Writers.

Writing About Trauma While Female…

…is slipping on banana peels.

Kelly Sundberg: Can Confessional Writing Be Literary?

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