What Happened Was...

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Pub Date: 06/01/2009

Pages: 128

Trim: 5 x 7

Publisher: White Pine Press

Imprint: White Pine Press

ISBN 13: 9781935210047

ISBN 10: 1935210041

Price: $15.00 / $19.99 CAN

Category: LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Authorship

What Happened Was...

By Genie Zeiger

Price: $15.00



About the Book

“Genie turns our attention to things that matter, radical medicine in a time of lost vision.”—Thomas Moore, author of Care of the Soul

Written by essayist and memoir writer Genie Zeiger, What Happened Was is a concise introduction to the art of personal writing. In her preface, she discusses the hows and whys of personal writing, words that touch the heart. What follows is a varied collection of her work, each essay accompanied by suggestions on how to explore an archetypal experience in the reader’s own life.

Genie Zeiger is the author of two memoirs, Atta Girl and How I Find Her.

About the Book

A portable workshop on the writing of memoir and personal essays.


Genie Zeiger is the author of several books of poetry including Leaving Egypt and Radio Waves. She is also the author of two memoirs, Atta Girl and How I Find Her. She lives in Shelburne, Massachusetts, where she has led creative writing workshops and poetry classes for over a decade.