Sara Kirschenbaum
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Writing

  1. A New Poem About Bernie

    posted Friday, Apr 08th, 2016 at 1:04am

    Life looking backwards. Can't = Can

    644 comments
  2. Creation Stories Revisited

    posted Thursday, Nov 05th, 2015 at 6:50am

    30 years later, a new performance of a cross cultural peace performance

    4608 comments
  3. My Memoir's Prologue

    posted Monday, May 26th, 2014 at 5:16am

    Here is the current version of my memoir's prologue. It should signal to the reader that no matter how sincere and persuasive I am in my anxiety, I am still, in essence, experiencing OCD.

    915 comments
  4. Annie's Roses

    posted Wednesday, Mar 27th, 2013 at 5:25am

    A sea of change in 2003.

    736 comments
  5. Crane Beach Recording

    posted Monday, Oct 15th, 2012 at 6:33pm

    Hear "Crane Beach" being read on Crane Beach

    594 comments
  6. A Poem Fulfilled

    posted Wednesday, Sep 26th, 2012 at 8:21pm

    The 154 foot poem.

    869 comments
  7. Tin House Summer Writer's Workshop 2012

    posted Friday, Jul 27th, 2012 at 8:02pm

    What I learned this summer...

    697 comments
  8. My Writing Is On The Web

    posted Wednesday, Jul 18th, 2012 at 9:44pm

    Several archived pieces

    1161 comments
  9. What I Was Looking For

    posted Monday, Jun 04th, 2012 at 12:40am

    A Discovery

    608 comments
  10. Nut

    posted Monday, Jun 04th, 2012 at 12:22am

    The Egyptian Sky God Nut stretches over the nine months of seasons to bring me my boy.

    631 comments
  11. Anti-anxiety Pill

    posted Monday, Jun 04th, 2012 at 12:18am

    Shall I take One?

    622 comments
  12. Bibliophilia from Colette

    posted Monday, Oct 31st, 2011 at 7:11pm

    For the love of books...

    599 comments
  13. My Dad

    posted Friday, Sep 09th, 2011 at 1:49am

    Why randomness is beautiful

    590 comments
  14. Lollipops

    posted Thursday, Apr 14th, 2011 at 6:54pm

    Bitter sweet memories

    628 comments
  15. My Turn OCD

    posted Monday, Aug 16th, 2010 at 6:18am

    I wrote this for Time\'s \"My Turn\" Column.

    602 comments
  16. A Writer's Blessing

    posted Friday, Jul 30th, 2010 at 11:28pm

    A blessing for a writer

    588 comments
  17. A Surprise

    posted Monday, Jul 26th, 2010 at 6:56am 2002 comments
  18. A Lost and Found Portrait

    posted Monday, Jul 19th, 2010 at 3:26am

    A piece I first wrote in 2000, when I started my job in an alternative school.

    586 comments
  19. The First Lost and Found Piece In The Series

    posted Sunday, Jul 11th, 2010 at 6:02am

    A Hypochondriac's Dream. Written in the mid-nineties.

    593 comments
  20. Obama is My Daddy

    posted Thursday, Apr 15th, 2010 at 9:20pm

    A Step Toward Disarmament

    588 comments
  21. Picking Rapsberries

    posted Tuesday, Apr 06th, 2010 at 6:09pm

    Feeling around in the dark...

    611 comments
  22. Sage at 2 1/2

    posted Wednesday, Sep 23rd, 2009 at 9:07pm

    A poem about Sage eating chocolate cake

    857 comments
  23. A New Essay: Dirty Dancing

    posted Wednesday, Sep 23rd, 2009 at 2:02am

    An essay in appreciation of Patrick Swayze and higher power.

    628 comments
  24. Random Chapter of the Week

    posted Friday, May 29th, 2009 at 8:48pm

    Sara posts another new "random" chapter of her book.

    834 comments
  25. Home Sweet Nuthouse Table of Contents

    posted Wednesday, Feb 04th, 2009 at 12:41am

    Table of Contents for a memoir of postpartum obsessive compulsive disorder

    584 comments
  26. An Examination of Gertrude Stein's Non-Fiction Writing

    posted Friday, Mar 07th, 2008 at 1:45am

    A Textual Analysis of Gertrude Steins the A Grammarian Section of How to Write, by Sara Kirschenbaum.

    1152 comments
  27. Here is the opening chapter of my book called Home Sweet Nuthouse

    posted Wednesday, Mar 05th, 2008 at 4:03am

    A description of a ten-day hospital stay for post partum OCD

    683 comments