Episode 111: The Life-Altering Magic of Revision – How Revisiting, Reassessing, and Reframing a Story Just Might Change Your Life – Hope Edelman
Getting a story onto the page is a necessary first step. Then the heavy lifting, both outer and inner, can begin. While the facts of a real-life or fictional event may remain static from draft to draft, the author’s interpretation of those events is likely to change with each iteration. That’s where the real magic comes in. The workshop setting with its directed questioning is an ideal site for new insights to emerge. This Eleventh Hour combines literary craft and narrative therapy to explain how re-vision can promote lasting artistic and personal benefits.