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Memoir

Memoir

guide

How to heal through life writing

Learning to write about trauma helps you to process the painful experience, and gives you the life skills to overcome it

by Uddipana Goswami

A man in a cowboy hat sits on a rock watching a horse graze in a misty, sunlit pasture with a fence and hills in the background.

Memoir

film

After a mental health crisis, Karin finds peace among her beloved horses

Directed by Mimi Wilcox and Victor Tadashi Suarez

An image of a man’s face with a photograph of a smiling face projected onto it, creating a surreal, double-exposure effect.

Identity

film

A retired character actor contemplates what it’s like to get lost in a stereotype

Directed by Vera Brunner-Sung

A man in glasses and a red polka dot shirt smokes a cigarette while gazing out over the water from a yellow railing.

Memory and nostalgia

film

A patchwork memoir sewn from the odd memories that flicker then fade away

A film by Avi Zev Weider and David Chartier