Diana Raab

Diana Raab, MFA, PhD, is a poest, memoirist, blogger, speaker, and award-winning author of nine books. Her work has been published and anthologized in over 500 publications. She holds a PhD in psychology with a research focus on the healing and transformative powers of writing.

She blogs for Psychology Today, PsychAlive, Elephant Journal, and The Huffington Post. She is the editor of two anthologies: Writers and Their Notebooks and Writers on the Edge; author of two memoirs: Regina’s Closet: Finding My Grandmother’s Secret Journal and Healing with Words: A Writer’s Cancer Journey, and four poetry collections, including Lust. Much of her inspiration comes from diarist and writer, Anais Nin. Her latest book is Writing for Bliss: A Seven-Step Program for Telling Your Story and Transforming Your Life (September 2017). Her website: