June 9 - The Creative Seed: Imagination on the Page June 23 - The Art of Forgotten Things: Find Your Genre July 7 - The Way of Story: Follow Your Muse July 21 - Honing Your Craft: Voice, Vision and Re-Vision
This course will strengthen the writing tools you already have and will encourage you to explore new ways of thinking and writing; to make your work coherent at deeper levels; to find ways into the stubborn knots and meaning concealed in your stories; to develop characters that breathe and surprise and move the story; to find language that not only works, but amazes.
Local Writing Workshops September 20, 2014 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. "Write Biographies Your Family Will Read"
Storytelling is a life-skill. Story writing is an essential next step in honoring those we know and those we remember only through the mists of memory. Write your story before it's lost.
Join Kim Morgan and learn the basics of biography writing as creative non-fiction. Second hour: Researching Your Family's Social History. This is the Internet portion of the day.
My Mother's Story: Telling Women's History One Mother At A Time This Year We Honor Our Mothers on May 8th. In May Finding Ancestors workshop will be Writing My Mother's Story - Telling Women's History One Mother At A Time.
We have 3 months before Mother's Day. I want to encourage you to collect memorabilia, keepsakes and photos and begin writing your Mother's Story - one day, one page, one memory at a time.
As genealogists, writers and friends, we share and care about each other in happy times and in sad times. My hope is you will write and preserve Your Mother's Story.