Here’s the Link available only to NAMW Members to Download or Stream the Audio File from the September NAMW Member-only Memoir Writing Teleseminar event at the National Association of Memoir Writers with Jami Carpenter on If It’s Just My Story, Does Grammar Really Matter? We hope you enjoy it. We’ve also posted this audio file last week in the NAMW Audio File Archives. And if you have any questions, please let us know!
Jami Carpenter, our September Teleseminar speaker brings a diverse background and wealth of experience to the NAMW. With a bachelor’s and master’s degree, Jami taught at both the high school and college levels, served on local and state writing task forces and legislative committees, and has spoken across the country at educational conferences. She was also executive producer and host of the Las Vegas PBS talk show, Book Club, which featured interviews with local, national, and international authors.
Jami is a professional ghostwriter and editor who has worked on a variety of Stephens Press memoirs, including: Voices in My Head, by famous impressionist Danny Gans; Amelia’s Long Journey, a little girl’s struggle with cancer by her father, John L. Smith, an award-winning journalist; Finding My Voice, by William Bailey, Big Band era singer and civil rights activist; DumbAss Luck, by successful attorney Al Marquis;Bing: On the Road to Elko, by Bing Crosby’s niece, Carolyn Schneider; and A New Day, by Dora Barilla – about a woman dealing with her husband’s traumatic brain injury.
In addition, Jami has given workshops and presentations on editing and writing through the Clark County Library District and the Vegas Valley Book Festival, and presented at the Henderson Writers Conference and the Central Oregon Writers Guild. More information about Jami can be found on her website: www.redpengirl.com.
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Remember, be brave. Write your stories!