Sunday, January 30, 2011
I wrote because I thought no one could understand what I was feeling, continued...
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I was excited when I received a note from Tracy about her work. As the mother of two teens I'm always grateful to get some insight about what goes on in the teen mind which is what Tracy's book, Inside a Girl's Heart, offers. It is her journey detailed through poetry. Yes, she is a girl and I have boys but I believe the connection is in the difficulty that surfaces as a teen. I also believe in the power of writing. Whether you're working on a novel or you're journaling or writing in a diary, it is an experience that frees you. It helps to process what you are feeling.
Give it a try, at any age, and drop me a note to let me know if it helped you!