There’s Magic in the Telling – Writing is Good for Your Health

Creating a record of your life for loved ones is a wonderful goal. Being published is fun and occasionally profitable, but writing memoir for yourself may be the best reason to write. Researchers have found that writing about your life and sharing it with others isn’t just enjoyable, it can improve your health. Dr. James … Continue reading There’s Magic in the Telling – Writing is Good for Your Health

“Just My Luck” memoir by Stacey Alysa Dennick

The warm ocean undulates between sets of six-foot swells.  I swim naked except for one fin, loaned to me by one of a dozen body surfers here at Hanakapiai beach, on Kauai’s rustic North shore.  I’m proud to be the only woman in the water.  This is the bravest, most athletic thing I’ve ever done.  … Continue reading “Just My Luck” memoir by Stacey Alysa Dennick

“Lessons” memoir by Stacey Alysa Dennick

Published in "More Bridges: The 2007 San Francisco Writers Conference Anthology" Lessons Yambo was wiry, quick, dark mahogany; always neatly dressed in button down shirts and khaki shorts. He had a handsome oval face, large round eyes, a fast mouth and mean hands. Yambo was just a little nine-year-old, but he was already big trouble. … Continue reading “Lessons” memoir by Stacey Alysa Dennick