IT'S CALLED A DIRTY WORD: How a Contract Gig Changed the Course of My Book, a craft essay by Steph Auteri • Cleaver Magazine
The first piece I ever published was a personal essay on workplace sexual harassment. The title alone— "Sexy or Sexual Harassment?"—made my intent clear. I was using my writing as a means of interrogating my own experiences. Of working out for myself what these experiences meant.
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