How do you write about faith, especially in memoir, without sounding like goody-two-shoes? Or like you're out to convert someone? Or being overly critical? Tips from my memoir-writing colleague Shirley Hershey Showalter on Writing About Faith- Hint: imagine talking to someone on an airplane trip...
Do you sometimes find yourself in a situation where you feel you’ve done the exact same thing before? As if you were repeating your life? A little bit of Groundhog Day maybe?
I know this is commonly called déjà vu, and while I know what it means in French (namely “already seen”), I looked up what meaning the phrase has taken on in English because what I was trying to describe is more than just visual. Webster’s defines déjà vu as, “a. the illusion of remembering scenes and…Continue