The Magic of Memoir April event at East West Bookshop is a week away! Sign up for one or both days here.
Maya Angelou said, “There is no greater agony that bearing an untold story inside you.”
Do you have a story to tell?
If so, come join these five memoirists—all contributors to the anthology, The Magic of Memoir, Inspiration for the Writing Journey (She Writes Press, November, 2016)—to listen, learn and ask!
Ruthie Stender — Seattle, WA
Dhana Musil — Vancouver BC
Donna Barnes — Berkeley, CA
Carol Anderson — Ann Arbor, MI
Sarah Conover — Spokane, WA
Together, they will cover various aspects of memoir writing, such as:
- Outlining your story: beginning, middle and end
- The difference between scene and theme
- Taming the inner critic
- The importance of universal truth/reflection/take-away
- Different genres of memoir and what makes a best-selling memoir
For more information about the book, The Magic of Memoir, and a full list of contributors go here!