Writing Guide

Everything is held together with stories. That is all that is holding us together, stories and compassion.

Barry Holstun Lopez

Two high school classmates take very different paths to negotiating the war that marked their coming of age. Decades later they reconnect, learn to listen to one another’s story. They travel in space and time to the Vietnam of their memories and seek to reconcile both with the reality of today.

SEEKING QUAN AM
A DUAL MEMOIR OF WAR AND VIETNAM


by Susan R. Dixon and Mark M. Smith