Learn to write true stories with techniques that keep readers turning pages! Students will write a personal essay or a mini-memoir in this writing-intensive workshop. With feedback from the instructor and peers, students will learn tips for dialogue, pacing, characterization and setting. Bring your laptop or a notebook and pen. Join us to learn a new genre of writing to make your story come alive!
MEMOIR WRITING WORKSHOP
Saturday, November 18, 2017
INSTRUCTOR: Carol Crawford CLASS FEE: $35.00
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ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Carol Crawford is the editor and owner of carolcrawfordediting.com. Carol has been teaching creative writing for two decades. She is the author of The Habit of Mercy, Poems about Daughters and Mothers, and has been published in the Southern Humanities Review, Appalachian Heritage, the Concho River Review, the Chattahoochee Review, and the Journal of Kentucky Studies among others. Carol has been program coordinator for the annual Blue Ridge Writers’ Conference since its inception in 1996 and loves all things literary: books, bookstores, poetry, word puzzles and libraries.
Carol has been the presenter at the Red Clay Writer’s Conference at Kennesaw State University and the Judge at the NCWN West Flash Fiction Contest. She currently is instructing at the Writer’s Circle in Hayesville, NC and at the John C Campbell Folk School.