Elements of Storytelling – For Any Level of Memoir Writer

Okanagan College - Room 136 May 21, 2017 12:30 pm -

Just like novel writing, memoirs require effective use of all the storytelling elements. Strengthen yours through a series of directed writing exercises on:

Settings/ Character Development/ Dialogue-Pacing/ Foreshadowing.

The workshop will be a combination of screen presentation, discussion, handouts, examples, writing prompts, student readings and author feedback. Please note that memoir basics will not be covered in this class.

Includes Handouts for all the above topics PLUS:

  1. Top 10 Memoir Writing Mistakes
  2. Tips for Writing with the Reader in Mind
  3. Cea’s 12 Golden Rules of Memoir Writing, Including The Number One Most Important Rule of Memoir
  4. Completed Manuscript Checklist and Rules to Write By
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