Rewriting Therapy:
A Handful of Lessons on Editing True Stories

by Laurel Waterman


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ISBN 978-1-987936-74-2

With Andrew Fenech, Erica Rzepecki, and Jessica Cabral

The book follows the therapeutic journeys of Andrew French, Erica Rzepecki and Jessica Cabral, a group of professional writing students writing, editing and rewriting pieces of creative non-fiction.
Writing and editing true stories—like therapy—offers the opportunity to address unresolved issues from real life.

The writers present the final drafts of their stories, then walk you through their editing processes, leaving souvenirs for readers along the way.