Tag: Memoirs

Interviews, Writing

INTERVIEW: Teresa Wong, author of Dear Scarlet: the Story of my Postpartum Depression

My hope for this blog is to create an honest mental health space. A place where the gallows humor and cynicism that often accompany real...

Media Responses, Writing

Appetite Calculus

“Women are actually superb at math; they just happen to engage in their own variety of it, an intricate personal math in which desires...

Media Responses, Writing

An Anorectic’s Health Guide

Marya Hornbacher’s Wasted is infamously canonized as the eating disorder memoir bible. My own copy of Wasted is tattered and dog-eared...

Media Responses, Writing

The Wannarexic

How to Disappear Completely: On Modern Anorexia by Kelsey Osgood is the meta eating disorder memoir. Osgood critiques the impact of popular...