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Classes & Events

  • 6 Things Conscious Writers Need to Know About Memoir Writing

    6 Things Conscious Writers Need to Know About Memoir Writing

    How do you become a conscious and creative writer when you write memoir--and deal with all the questions you have about writing ...

  • The Glass Castle | A Four Week Short Memoir Course

    The Glass Castle | A Four Week Short Memoir Course

    Learn about why The Glass Castle was a best selling memoir in this online course taught by Brooke Warner and Linda Joy Myers...

  • Story Circle Network Seventh National Women’s Memoir Conference

    Story Circle Network Seventh National Women’s Memoir Conference

        April 11-13, 2014 Wyndham Hotel, Austin, Texas     I love writing conferences! I’m so excited to return to Austin this year for the 6th time to join in on the Story Circle Memoir Conference.   Stories from the Heart VII brings women from around the...

  • Write a Healing Memoir/Spiritual Autobiography Workshop | Spring 2014

    Write a Healing Memoir/Spiritual Autobiography Workshop | Spring 2014

      Workshop: 9 Sessions Starting April 3, 2014 Thursdays, 3 PM PDT/6 PM EDT  $390.00 NAMW members $525 non-members To sign up go to this link Linda Joy Myers, Workshop Leader In this workshop, we silence the noise of everyday life and dig into memories, tune into writing...

  • Breaking Ground on Your Story

    Breaking Ground on Your Story

    Memoir writers need support both to write their truths and memories, as well as with how to begin and how to craft their story. In this free webinar, Linda Joy Myers and Brooke Warner, coaches in the Write Your Memoir in 6 Months program, explore the building blocks you...

  • The voice of Innocence is your younger self, whether it's you as a child, or you as a teen or young adult. Often you are dropping into scenes from that past as you present the POV of yourself from that earlier age. Your tone, voice, language and vocabulary will be different...

  • Write a Healing Memoir/Spiritual Autobiography Workshop | Winter 2014

    Write a Healing Memoir/Spiritual Autobiography Workshop | Winter 2014

    A new workshop Writing a Healing Memoir/Spiritual Autobiography starts in January taught by Linda Joy Myers, president of the National Association of Memoir Writers. In this workshop, we silence the noise of everyday life and dig into memories, tune into writing our...

  • 4 Week Workshop Eat, Pray Love: What Made Eat, Pray, Love a Bestseller | Brooke Warner and Linda Joy Myers

    4 Week Workshop  Eat, Pray Love: What Made Eat, Pray, Love a Bestseller | Brooke Warner and Linda Joy Myers

    The Formulaic Memoir: What Made Eat, Pray, Love a Bestseller--a course taught by Linda Joy Myers and Brooke Warner Eat, Pray, Love is a formulaic memoir that works. In this class you will learn the skills Gilbert brings to this classic bestselling memoir, and discover for...

  • Learn from Wild: Theme and Structure in Your Memoir

    Learn from Wild: Theme and Structure in Your Memoir

        One of my students was complaining the other day about plotting, creating structure, outlining, and all that left brain stuff.  “I miss my freewriting!” she said. We love the feeling when we are in flow. It’s like a drug, and it’s also the feeling...

  • What is the Truth in Memoir | Can We Really Capture It? | Tune in to Find out

    What is the Truth in Memoir | Can We Really Capture It? | Tune in to Find out

    At the NAMW Telesummit Friday starting at 10 AM PDT, I get to talk with several fantastic authors and teachers. Their books have shaped my thinking toward more creative choices, and pushed me toward using language to carve out even deeper truths. The experts I get to hang...