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Letters to the Future: The Simple Guide for Writing Your Memoir

Course Code: 2048Z23

Dates: December 31, 2023

Meets: Self-paced class, approximately four hours

Location: On Demand eLearning

Non-Member: $51.00

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Online registration is not available at this time. Please contact our office for more information.

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You have a story to tell, but perhaps you are uncertain about how to begin. When you take the time to preserve stories from your life, you deepen your appreciation for the life you've lived and help friends and family to connect to you. This step-by-step workshop helps participants collect stories into a memoir. Explore which stories might be worth sharing, how to outline and write stories, and ways to document personal artifacts in a memoir that can be passed on and saved for the future.

The self-paced course contains similar topics covered in the in-person workshop:
  • Why write about your life?
  • Audience and purpose
  • What makes a good story?
  • How to organize a story
  • The writing process
  • Different ways to present your memoir project
The online course contains over a dozen instructional videos, realistic activities for writers at every level, and downloadable handouts to support your writing process. Letters to the Future: The Simple Guide for Writing Your Memoir available on Amazon: All of the exercises provided will take about four hours to complete.
Fee: $51.00

Save $12.00 with a CFU Membership

On Demand eLearning

This course is presented as On Demand eLearning. You may access your course at a time that is convenient to you. You will receive an email within 2 business days of registering for your course containing a link to the online eLearning portal and an access code to download class files and access our training video. Videos are accessible for 120 days.


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