Tag Archives: family narratives

The Editor as Poet

Deep into edits of stories about family,* I am reminded why we explore the boxes, the stacks of old letters, the clippings from news, pages of a journal. Every word a link to history. Every image a glimpse at our past, Hand-held. … Continue reading

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Published and Marked “Busy”

Published If we’re connected on social media, you’ve already seen me post about my most recent essay, “In Texas,” published in The Drum. What you might not know is that this essay has been years in the making. For that reason, … Continue reading

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Family Narratives: Call for Submissions Extended Deadline!

Love Always. It’s 1988, the year you graduate high school, the summer your best friend (of all time) turns 16, the months when you’re supposed to ride the Texas highways together to the mall, the movies, the parking lot parties, the two of … Continue reading

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