Whether you're creating a memoir or a personal essay, writing about your own life can be a daunting task: How much do you remember? What's important to include in your story? What about truth and artistic license? How do you even get started mining a life's worth of memory?
Characters and Character
Finding the Facts
Metaphor and Meaning
Saying it Right
Building a Building
"The Olive Jar"
Suggested Readings in Creative Nonfiction
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