The Memoir Project: A Thoroughly Non-Standardized Text for Writing & Life

June 9, 2011|
The Memoir Project: A Thoroughly Non-Standardized Text for Writing & Life by Marion Roach Smith
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An extraordinary "practical resource for beginners" looking to write their own memoir—​now new and revised (Kirkus Reviews)!
 
The greatest story you could write is one you've experienced yourself. Knowing where to start is the hardest part, but it just got a little easier with this essential guidebook for anyone wanting to write a memoir.

Did you know that the #1 thing that baby boomers want to do in retirement is write a book—about themselves? It's not that every person has lived such a unique or dramatic life, but we inherently understand that writing a memoir—whether it's a book, blog, or just a letter to a child—is the single greatest path to self-examination.

Through the use of disarmingly frank, but wildly fun tactics that offer you simple and effective guidelines that work, you can stop treading water in writing exercises or hiding behind writer's block. Previously self-published under the title, Writing What You Know: Raelia, this book has found an enthusiastic audience that now writes with intent.
Marion Roach Smith, co-founder of TheSisterProject.com, has taught a sold-out class called "Writing What You Know" since 1998. She is the author of The Roots of Desire: The Myth, Meaning and Sexual Power of Red Hair (Bloomsbury, 2005); co-author with Michael Baden, M.D., of Dead Reckoning (Simon and Schuster, 2001); and author of Anoth...
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Title:The Memoir Project: A Thoroughly Non-Standardized Text for Writing & Life
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:128 pages, 7.95 X 5.25 X 0.6 in
Shipping dimensions:128 pages, 7.95 X 5.25 X 0.6 in
Published:June 9, 2011
Publisher:Grand Central Publishing
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780446584845

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