Deepening the Emotional Truth of Your Memoir
This class is suitable for writers who are working on or have a draft of a memoir and are seeking to lift their work to the next level. You will focus on the art of revision, helping you get closer to the truth of your work. You’ll also pay attention to the craft – the gradual rendering of this truth palpable on the page, clear and vivid to your readers. You’ll do this through a mix of teaching techniques – theory, discussions, exercises and brainstorming of the unique problems you are tackling in your manuscript. You Will Learn: to identify the emotional core of your work methods to convey feeling to readers the value of specificity in conveying emotions how to read your own work with critical distance processes for editing and revision
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