A new memoir from the National Book Award-winning author of "Middle Passage." He writes about the art and craft of writing and what he calls "the truth-telling power of fiction."
Writers often say they are driven to write. Now there’s proof of a physiological compulsion. Author and neurologist Alice Flaherty draws on scientific research, her own experience, and the lives of other writers to explore how and why we write.
- Dr. Alice Flaherty author, neurologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, teacher at Harvard Medical School.
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