A Woman Writing; A Memoir in Essays.

Author:Fleischer, Jeff
Position:Brief article - Book review

Mary Lou Sanelli; A WOMAN WRITING; Aequitas Books (Nonfiction: Autobiography & Memoir) 18.00 ISBN: 9780912887296

Byline: Jeff Fleischer

A columnist and author of several essay collections, Mary Lou Sanelli writes about everyday life, but does so in a way that feels like a friend sharing stories; it's the details more than the circumstances themselves that stand out. A Woman Writing includes more than forty essays about a range of subjects -- from the author's bemusement at the concept of a "pet stylist" to her thoughts about how she's been able to devote her time to writing.

Some of the best essays focus on her experiences as a relative...

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