I’m back on Brighton beach again, teaching in a tiny art gallery with a great atmosphere. This time I’m running a life writing course that starts on Monday July 3rd. Numbers will be limited to a maximum of eight and, although it’s only three weeks long, we should get a lot done as each session will last for three hours.
What is life writing?
“Reading a memoir is the best way of finding out how it used to be.” Blake Morrison.”
“Anyone who has survived his childhood has enough information about life to last hime the rest of his days.” Flannery o’Connor.
The term is only about 20 years old and includes and goes beyond traditional autobiography and biography. It can cover everything from travel writing to the life of an organisation or the history of your family.
You could write about your teenage years to prove to your children…
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