Sun, Aug 08|
The Art of Memoir with Jacqueline M. Massey
Your trip to Dublin. The difficult birth of your first child. Your struggle to learn a language and understand the culture of your new home. You have a story and that story needs to be told.
Time & Location
Aug 08, 2021, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Garden Patio, Bowen Island, BC, Canada
About the Event
This workshop will inspire and guide you in writing engaging and impactful narratives of your life’s experiences.
During the session, we will:
· explore different styles of writing and help you discover an approach that works for you;
· focus on the craft of writing personal stories and connect you to rich resources to enhance your skills;
· talk about how to uncover the truth, provoke memories, select meaningful material and structure your memoir; and
· work towards setting a writing schedule to achieve your goals.
ABOUT THE FACILITATOR
Jacqueline M. Massey is the co-owner of Truffletree Publishing, publishing specialists. Truffletree offers design, research, writing and editing services for an array of clients and a diversity of projects -- from corporate communications to personal memoirs. The company creates stunning websites, produces gorgeous books featuring art and writing, and works with clients to ensure their projects shine. Truffletree excels at project management and can support you in your publishing goals, with expertise and guidance, through coaching and consultation on all facets of the process. Jacqueline is an established professional freelance with love of story and a practice in writing creative non-fiction. For more information, visit truffletreepublishing.com.