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Handling the truth : on the writing of memoir /

A memoir-writing guide offers writing lessons and examples for those interested in putting their memories down on paper, explains the difference between remembering and imagining, and describes the language of truth. Full description

Main Author: Kephart, Beth.
Format: Book
Language: English
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Contents: Definitions, preliminaries, cautions. Prefatory ; Memoir is not ; Memoir is ; Read to write ; Great expectations ; Careful, now -- Raw material. Wrestling yourself down ; Tense? ; Find your form ; Photo shop ; Do you love? ; Whether the weather ; Landscape it ; Think song ; The color of life ; I hear voices ; Tastes like ; Something smells-- fishy? ; Empty your pockets ; Telling detail ; Let me check on that ; First memory ; Remain vulnerable -- Get moving. What's it all about? ; Beginnings ; Blank page -- Fake not and other last words. Fake not ; Exercise empathy ; Seek beauty ; Most unlonely -- Appendix. Read. Please. Childhood relived ; Mothers, fathers, children ; Grief ; The natural world ; Unwell ; Leaving and returning ; Rapacious minds ; Funny business ; Helpful texts.
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