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NAMW Member Events

The National Association of Memoir Writers brings together a variety of experts and professionals in the field of writing for our community and our members.  These memoir writing professionals share their wisdom and insights on persisting through the challenges and making your life’s story an engaging work. Learn the craft of memoir writing from others who have forged paths from memories to published stories.

December Member Event

December Member Event

Beth Kephart Speeding things up. Slowing things down. December 10, 2021  11 AM PST | 12 PM MST | 1 PM CST | 2 PM EST We want to think that we’re telling the truth, but we find that we're leaving most everything out—speeding the pages along, speeding the telling of our...

December Member Event

Beth Kephart Speeding things up. Slowing things down. December 10, 2021  11 AM PST | 12 PM MST | 1 PM CST | 2 PM EST We want to think that we’re telling the truth, but we find that we're leaving most everything out—speeding the pages along, speeding the telling of our...

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December Member Event

December Member Event

Beth Kephart Speeding things up. Slowing things down. December 10, 2021  11 AM PST | 12 PM MST | 1 PM CST | 2 PM EST We want to think that we’re telling the truth, but we find that we're leaving most everything out—speeding the pages along, speeding the telling of our...

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November Member Event

November Member Event

Eric Maisel How “Redesign Your Mind” Techniques Can Help You Write Your Memoir  November 19, 2021 11 AM PST | 12 PM MST | 1 PM CST | 2 PM EST Writers are faced with many predictable challenges, among them resistance to writing, self-censorship, a fear of exposure,...

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October Member Event

October Member Event

Laura DavisThe Burning Light of Two Stars: A Mother-Daughter StoryOctober 22, 2021 11 AM PDT | 12 PM MDT | 1 PM CDT | 2 PM EDTIn The Burning Light of Two Stars, I tell the story of my embattled relationship with my mother, our...

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September 2021 Member Event

September 2021 Member Event

Brooke Warner and Linda Joy Myers How Dare You: The Fear and Fallout of Writing Your TruthSeptember 17, 202111 AM PDT  | 12 PM MDT  | 1 PM CDT  | 2 PM EDTIn this webinar to kick off the “school year,” Brooke Warner and Linda Joy...

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August 2021 Member Event

August 2021 Member Event

Jerry WaxlerEnvision Your Memoir as a Quest for DignityAugust 13, 20201 11 AM PDT | 12 PM MDT | 1 PM CDT | 2 PM EDTBrene Brown’s study of shame provided insights that could lift us out of those lower regions of our...

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July 2021 Member Event

July 2021 Member Event

Julie MetzEva and Eve: A Search for My Mother’s Lost Childhood and What a War Left Behind July 23, 2021 11 AM PDT | 12 PM MDT | 1 PM CDT | 2 PM EDTWhen confronted with surprises from the past, our task as writers is to transform...

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