SA Writes: Memoir Writing Workshop
1859 Kingston Road
The Memoir Writing Workshop will focus on how to develop and write memoirs. Topics to be covered include:
Gathering material for your memoir
Selecting the most interesting stories for your memoir
Determining the time frame of your memoir
Setting the scenes and developing plot
Developing your characters
Editing your stories
Self-publishing, and more
By the end of the session, participants will have learned how to structure their memoirs and get started on their writing projects.
About the FacilitatorJennylynd James is an artist, writer, and musician with a long work history as a food scientist! She was born and raised in Trinidad and Tobago and earned her Ph.D. in Food Science at McGill University in Canada. Jennylynd James has lived in four countries and has travelled to at least 35 countries for work and pleasure. She has written a series of travel memoirs to chronicle her many adventures in relocation. Some of her memoirs are available on amazon.com and are listed with the Toronto Public Library.