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The Resource Your life is a book : how to craft and publish your memoir, Brenda Peterson, Sarah Jane Freymann

Your life is a book : how to craft and publish your memoir, Brenda Peterson, Sarah Jane Freymann

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Your life is a book : how to craft and publish your memoir
Title
Your life is a book
Title remainder
how to craft and publish your memoir
Statement of responsibility
Brenda Peterson, Sarah Jane Freymann
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Language
eng
Summary
"Everyone has a story to tell. Learn how to write your memoir and get published with the help of two well-known publishing professionals. Your Life is a Book guides budding writers though the transformative process of memoir writing to publication. In addition to exploring the unique elements of crafting a memoir--story arc, point of view, dialogue, where to start (not the beginning!)-Your Life is a Book also focuses on the self-exploration, awareness, and understanding that this emotional literary project triggers. With proven writing exercises and prompts, this book is a practical and enlightening guide to perfecting the art of memoir writing"--
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DLC
Dewey number
808.06/692
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT25
LC item number
.P467 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Your life is a book : how to craft and publish your memoir, Brenda Peterson, Sarah Jane Freymann
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Your life is a book : how to craft and publish your memoir, Brenda Peterson, Sarah Jane Freymann
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-260)
Contents
Part 1: crafting your memoir -- Start anywhere -- Follow the thread -- Your world as a writer -- Field notes on your life -- Showing up: creating a character of the self -- Where am I?: a sense of place and time -- Eat, pray, love -- Travel memoirs: journeys in and out -- The music of memoir: finding your own voice -- My family and other animals -- Spiritual memoirs -- The truth, the truth, and nothing but? -- "Foodoirs" and feeding the hungry writer -- Your legacy -- Part 2: getting serious about publishing -- Better blogging -- Agents -- Editors -- Book critics -- Memoirists -- Handling rejection -- Indie publishing. -- Epilogue: your stories will change you
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Dimensions
22 cm
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Extent
x, 260 pages
Isbn
9781570619304
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014021812

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