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Writing Your Life Challenge Prompt #3

As with Favorites, Firsts lead you into deeper territory. The first anything is usually a memorable experience and quite often marks a change in our lives. Try to write at least a paragraph for each suggested topic. Remember, these paragraphs … Continue reading

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Writing Your Life Challenge Prompt #2

January 8, 2016 Favorites Writing about a favorite thing, person, or place gives you short vignettes that you can add to your larger memoir. Perhaps the paragraph about your favorite house will fit in with your overall theme of moving … Continue reading

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Memoir Writing Challenge 2016

I so love a challenge! In this coming new year, I have decided to stop telling others to write their memoirs and start writing my own. The great thing about a public challenge is that others do it with you … Continue reading

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Make Money Teaching Writing Workshops

Welcome! I hope that you will find teaching and lecturing on lifewriting (memoir writing) as rewarding as I have! I think you will. It is so rewarding to be your own boss – whether you offer workshops to supplement your … Continue reading

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Journal Topic Ideas

I’ve decided to use some composition notebooks to make different journals. I am so scattered and need to get more organized. I plan to use these topics as tabs in my books.   Some of you may be asking, “But … Continue reading

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Meeting Amazing Authors

Wow! I am so excited by the submissions we have received so far for the What’s Your Story? Memoir Anthology. Readers will love the stories, and I’m so proud of these authors for getting their stories out there into the … Continue reading

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31 Days of Memories

Okay, I am starting the 31 Day Writing Challenge today! I have chosen the writing category because I want to do more writing – specifically Memoir Writing. So, I have challenged myself to do something in this category every day … Continue reading

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Jupiter Days Memoir Anthology

(photo courtesy of http://www.elasmodiver.com/JupiterInletLighthousePictures.htm) Those of us who grew up in Jupiter, Florida are passionate about our hometown. Share your memories with the world. Now accepting memoirs, photographs, and art work for the Jupiter Days Anthology! The anthology will be published … Continue reading

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Back to School Memoir Anthology

Coming September 20th! There is still time to submit your back to school memory. Here is a great chance to get some free marketing for your book or business! Submit your story along with your bio and any links to … Continue reading

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The Healing Power of Writing Stories

Putting Back Together the Broken World through Words “Half of what I say is meaningless but I say it as a way to reach you” (A Beatles Song) How often have you read a story that touched you in such … Continue reading

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