Mark Matousek

Mark Matousek is the author of two acclaimed memoirs, Sex Death Enlightenment: A True Story and The Boy He Left Behind: A Man’s Search for His Lost Father, as well as When You’re Falling, Dive: Lessons in the Art of Living and Ethical Wisdom: What Makes Us Good.  A 20-year student of Buddhism, he teaches memoir-writing workshops around the country (and online through, and is Creative Director of V-Men (with Eve Ensler), an organization devoted to ending violence against women and girls.

Classes Taught with the Therapeutic Writing Institute:

Spiritual Memoir