WRITE YOUR STORY

Join our senior library member, Suzanne Ortt, a regular contributor

Of the Tri Cities Voice Newspaper, and begin to write your memoir!

This is an informal meeting to support

each other and organize your thoughts

for writing. Sharing is optional.

This group will meet the first and third

Tuesday of the month

October 18 and November 1 and 15.

Last session on October 4th, she discussed how important is to start the memoir. The original idea starts with the first sentence. To illustrate, two members were given two different of samples to read. Suzanne compared the first chapters of Funny in Farsi / Firoozeh Dumas, with

Eat, Pray ,Love/Elizabeth Gilbert.

Here are two video of these authors talking abou their writing:

Watch Elizabeth Gilbert  on Big Think interview ….

and Firoozeh Duma on youtube:

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