Deb Ball NewsFlash: Marching into March!

Sunday, March 5, 2017

Congratulations to Caryn, The Book Whisperer, winner of our #DebBallGiveaway of Danielle Younge-Ullman’s EVERYTHING BEAUTIFUL IS NOT RUINED. We send our thanks to Melanie Brooks for being our guest yesterday on The Debutante Ball. If you haven’t already, pick up a copy of WRITING HARD STORIES or enter to win a hardcover copy by sharing our post on Facebook and/or retweeting the following tweet: RT to enter our #DebBallGiveaway of #WritingHardStories by @MelanieJMBrooks!…


Guest Interview with Melanie Brooks + #DebBallGiveaway of WRITING HARD STORIES

Saturday, March 4, 2017

I have a confession: when I found out that my publisher, Beacon Press, would be publishing a book about “writing hard stories” on the same day that my memoir dropped, I was dubious.  I was worried because I didn’t think there’d be any way for a single book to elucidate the complicated feelings of putting trauma on the page and then out into the world. I was worried that the book would…