Source: 226p. SIEC No: 19990342

This book explores writing as a form of healing and therapy. Author De Salvo gives practical suggestions for those beginning to write as a form of catharasis in traumatic, grieving and painful situations. Writing can often become an outlet for those struggling with grief issues. DeSalvo offers up the works and thoughts of famed authors as a guide for anyone interested in utilizing art as therapy, and describes many of the misconceptions that people will make in understanding their own writing.