Tag Archives: how to write memoirs

Why They’re Called First Drafts

Nothing can rightly be called a first unless there is a second. First grade implies second grade; first class implies second class; first book implies… Continue reading

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Writing Time Wasters

I’m no more immune than anyone else to the plague of time wasters. Time wasters are habits we fall into that consume the time we have allotted (or could allot) to writing so that we end up not writing! Here are some of the most insidious that take up too much time and squander my writing energy… Continue reading

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Ten Questions On Memoir Writing

(The following interview appeared in the Nov. 19, 2010, Oral History Education blog http://oralhistoryeducation.com/blog) 1. How did you get started in your profession of memoir writing? I started writing autobiography-based fiction. Some of these have won literary awards, and, while … Continue reading

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Tips for Successful Writing Throughout 2013

Recently, someone asked me what are the biggest barriers memoir writers face to being successful. Three came to mind right away… Continue reading

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Master Memoir Writer Program

Beginning in January, the Master Memoir Writer Program will give you more support than we have ever offered anyone… Continue reading

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November is Lifewriting Month

November is Lifewriting Month special programs are available. Continue reading

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Writing Time Wasters

I’m no more immune than anyone else to the plague of time wasters. Time wasters are habits we fall into that consume the time we have allotted (or could allot) to writing so that we end up not writing! Here are some… Continue reading

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