Find Your Story, Write Your Memoir by Lynn C. Miller,Lisa Lenard-Cook

By Lynn C. Miller,Lisa Lenard-Cook

Every individual has a narrative to inform, yet few newbies understand how to discover their story's narrative power. And regardless of a turning out to be curiosity between scholars and inventive writers, few publications to the style of memoirs and inventive nonfiction spotlight compelling storytelling ideas. Addressing this hole, authors Lynn C. Miller and Lisa Lenard-Cook offer a compact, available advisor to memoir writing that exhibits how an aspiring memoir author can use storytelling instruments and strategies borrowed from fiction to weave own reviews into the form of a story.

            Find Your tale, Write Your Memoir deals an summary of the development blocks of memoir writing. person chapters concentrate on key concerns and demanding situations, corresponding to the stability among the remembering narrator and the experiencing narrator, the skill to honor the subjective voice, the social gathering of telling (why does this narrator inform this tale now?), growing an organically practical constitution for a specific tale, and taking the subsequent steps with a written memoir. Drawing on their mixed years of expertise instructing memoir writing, authoring works of fiction and nonfiction, and dealing in autobiographical functionality, Miller and Lenard-Cook supply a realistic consultant whose center philosophy is influenced by means of a key observe: story.

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