They F*%k You Up, Your Mum and Dad…

CNF60_Cover-1…They may not mean to, but they do.” So writes Philip Larkin in “This Be the Verse.”

In the latest edition of Creative Nonfiction, I moderate a roundtable discussion with Michelle Herman, Heather Kirn Lanier, and Amy Monticello, in which we try to figure out if and how we can write about our kids without messing them up (too much). And as a side issue: Is it ever okay as a writer/parent to share how incredibly cute it was the time your kid ate that grape?

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