Jan Marquart, Author

Write On!

Write to Heal

I’ve said it many times: writing helps heal. I’m not just referring to healing the disappointment with a friend or the anger at a neighbor. Healing through writing heals the emotional and mental disturbances brought on by rape, war, and other assaults. Why does writing help heal the PTSD symptoms that arise from assaults? One […]

Writing Fresh Copy

Continuous, obsessive, and bloodstained writing comes from love. The love of telling a story, the love of transforming the feeling into words into mental pictures that tug on hearts. To the eye of a writer every detail matters – visual and non-visual. The movement of an uncomfortable body made by a woman as she takes […]