Peterborough CAA Presents Speaker’s Night, Friday March 23, 2012.
Writing Your Life and Other True Stories
A Full Day Workshop
Sunday, November 20
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Jackson Creek Residence, 481 Reid Street, Peterborough.
e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone J.R. MacLean 705-768-1082
Have you ever considered writing your memoirs or family history? This workshop will introduce you to the tricks and conventions of telling true stories and will show you how to use the techniques of the novel to recount actual events. Whether you want to write for your family or for a wider public, don't miss this workshop.
Workshop leader Brian Henry has been a book editor and creative writing instructor for more than 25 years. He teaches creative writing at Ryerson University and has led workshops everywhere from Boston to Buffalo and from Sarnia to Moncton. But his proudest boast is that he has helped many of his students get published.