Memoir Writing Class

Telling Your Story

We all have a story to tell about our lives.  In my Telling Your Story class, you’ll learn the basic skills of writing about your life, including:

  • the mechanics of writing effectively
  • focusing on personal, honest stories
  • how to improve your sense of recall
  • writing short articles in class
  • reviewing articles by other writers

Classes are limited to 8 students, and are held on Zoom. No previous writing experience required. And there’s no expectation that you’ll write a book-length memoir !

Next Class: October-November 2023   October 31,November 7,14,21,28, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Course fee:  $135    Early Bird Discount:  Register by October 20 for $120
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"Murray, you are a unique teacher. I cannot thank you enough for running this class in the way you do."

-- Doreen F., Toronto, Ontario

"Murray's workshops are energetic, fun and thought-provoking, creating fertile soil for imaginative writing."

-- Evelyn E., Santa Cruz, California

"I enjoyed a memoir class with Murray very much and hired him to edit my book. It was an excellent experience and we brought the book to the publishing stage successfully. I am thrilled."

-- Grace K., Lindsay, Ontario