Event Date: Wednesday, February 11, 2015 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST
Join Nonfiction Authors Association as Linda Joy Myers discusses how to write better memoirs.
About Linda Joy Myers
Linda Joy Myers is president and founder of the National Association of Memoir Writers, mentioned in a York Times article about memoir writing in Oct., 2014, and a therapist for 35 years. Her memoir Don’t Call Me Mother-A Daughter’s Journey from Abandonment to Forgiveness was a finalist in the ForeWord Book of the Year Award, a finalist in the IndieExcellence Awards, and received Honorable Mention in the New York Book Awards.
She’s also the author of three books on memoir writing: The Power of Memoir-How to Write Your Healing Story, Journey of Memoir, and Becoming Whole. Linda co-edited the anthology The Times They Were A’Changing-Women Remember the 60s & 70s, a ForeWord Review Book of the Year finalist and IndieExcellence finalist. Her fiction, non-fiction, and memoir pieces have been published in literary journals and online. She writes for the Huffington Post, and co-teaches the program Write Your Memoir in Six Months. Linda is a speaker about memoir, healing, and the power of writing the truth, and offers editing, coaching, and manuscript evaluation for writers. www.namw.org. http://memoriesandmemoirs.com
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