Responses to Common Questions:
Horizontal v. Vertical and Show v. Tell

Here Elizabeth addresses what she calls “horizontal writing”—generative work—and “vertical writing,” or revision, as well as when to “show” and when to “tell.”

 

 

 

Responses to Common Questions:
Intersectionality of Stories

How can we write about the people in our lives with care and respect?  Elizabeth discusses the challenge of those moments in our memoirs that intersect with the lives of others.