Why writing this memoir is a pain in the ass

Original post on Kathy Pooler's website: A Memoir Writer's Journey. Do you have the courage to bring forth this work? The treasures that are hidden inside you are hoping you will say yes. - Jack Gilbert Stretching my body to the morning, my eyes, they start to focus. The corners of my mouth curve up … Continue reading Why writing this memoir is a pain in the ass

Don’t I know you? (excerpt)

As the fourth and final song faded and the DJ worked the crowd for applause, I made my way off the center stage. The balls of my feet were throbbing and I couldn't wait to release my toes. Beads of sweat tickled the small of my back and my cocaine-fueled heart thumping inside my chest … Continue reading Don’t I know you? (excerpt)

Interview

Here is my interview with the National Association of Memoir Writers.   * * * An Interview with Christine About Her Memoir Writing Journey So Far NAMW: Tell us what you want to write about, or what you are working on. Christine: I’m currently working on a memoir about my life as an exotic dancer … Continue reading Interview