Memories, “abiding images,” family stories, reflections on the relationship between our current experiences and our past—and future—lives: these are the raw material for memoir. This series is intended to help us mine our own lives for the stuff of literature, and to develop our stories into engaging and insightful creative nonfiction pieces. This series is intended to help women writers mine their own lives for the stuff of literature, and to develop their stories into engaging and insightful creative nonfiction pieces. This program began in Summer 2015 as an offshoot of the Practice of Poetry series. This class is for women only.
THIS CLASS IS CURRENTLY FULL. Contact me about the waiting list.
Mondays, 4-6 pm, February 25, March 11, March 25, April 8, April 22 (five classes) prompts and craft discussion on memoir and essay, with five “Small Group Feedback Sessions” on Tuesdays, 4-6 pm, March 5, March 19, April 2, April 16 and April 30.
Fee: $165 weekly (Monday and alternate Tuesdays, per above); $95 Bi-weekly (Mondays only)
This class is full. Contact me for information about future classes or to be on the waiting list.