Writing Memoir: Practical Advice on How to Write your Personal Story - VIRTUAL

Facilitator: Lisa Rocklin with Guest Artist Tina Neyer

  • Date: 03-5-2022
  • Time: 9:00 am ET to 12:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $45.00
  • Open to: All Genders 18+
This class is now full. You may join the waitlist to be contacted if a spot opens up. A tuition deposit is not required for the waitlist.

You do a fair amount of journal writing. You have stories about your life that you have completed. Where do you go from here and who will benefit from your writing?

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In this intensive, interactive, all-new workshop you will get the tools to start and organize your personal story. Learn how to:

  1. Determine why you want to write this book.
  2. Identify the point of the story.
  3. Write book jacket copy.
  4. Outline your story.
  5. Write a killer first sentence.
  6. Choose a title.
  7. Determine when to end the story.


This workshop--incorporating Women Writing for (a) Change circle practices--is filled with hands-on tools to give the writer confidence to write from first-hand experience. Whether your potential project will be shared with immediate family or a broad public group, these tools will further empower your story.

**Please note that this class will be held using Zoom online conferencing. Your facilitator will provide specific details regarding this online community prior to the class.**

Tina Neyer is a freelance writer, published in print and online. She has studied fiction and memoir to enhance her own writing as well as to help others. She is a book coach, working with people to create stories that matter by getting to the meat of what the writer wants to say. Tina sees story in every aspect of life and loves to focus on what is important to share with readers of the world. She is currently in love with her new granddaughter, Eloise Marie, a.k.a. Weezy.

(Image by Ulleo via Pixabay)

Location & Special Instructions

Women Writing for (a) Change
via Zoom online conferencing

Scholarships

Scholarships in varying amounts are available for our programs depending on need and availability of funds. If you would like to apply for a scholarship for one of our classes, click here to download our PDF application. Call 513-272-1171 if you have further questions.

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