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  • So You Want to Write a Memoir? With Author, Bill Mares

    Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. S. Kierkegaard. Bill Mares has authored or co-authored 19 books on subjects ranging from the Marine Corps to desert travel, from Vermont humor to economic democracy. He has been a reporter, a politician, a school teacher, has traveled to over 60 countries and is now just finished writing a memoir. The first class will be about the theory and practice of memoir writing. The second session will be a workshop on how students can think through their own memoirs. Bring paper, pencil and your memories! Note: This popular class has a size limit of 10.
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    How to get a Literary Agent’s Attention for your Novel- ONLINE

    Many would-be authors struggle to get an agent's attention. What are the keys for getting inside a literary agent's head, and getting their attention? You will learn the 5 Simple Shifts to Make Literary Agents Drool Over your Novel, as Writing Coach Annalisa Summea will walk you through the considerations literary agents use when evaluating your novel, so that you can upgrade your publishing career and get out of that slush pile. Annalisa Summea is a certified VT-educator and nationally-published freelance writer. This class will meet online via Zoom or Google Meet. You will receive an email prior to the start date of your class with information on how to participate.
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    Authors Guide the Way Panel Discussion- ONLINE

    Many people want to write a book, but they don't know how to get started. This panel discussion with writers and authors at various phases in their career will open up how to write a book, how to publish, and how to make a living as a writer. Each author will do a quick reading, as a means of introduction to their work, genre, and expertise, and audience questions will be taken. Annalisa Summea, is a certified VT-educator and nationally-published freelance writer. This class will meet online via Zoom or Google Meet. You will receive an email prior to the start date of your class with information on how to participate.