Twelve years in the writing/selling/publishing industry gives Susan insight into all aspects of the process. Her experience watching would-be writers struggle and sometimes fail led her to help others. Memoir writing is unique — the writer already knows the story, who the characters are, etc. But the would-be writer can feel overwhelmed, confused and unsure of one's abilities. The purpose of this class is to help you gain self-confidence in your abilities, determine your ultimate goal, embrace imperfection, understand alternate memoir structures and recognize and avoid pitfalls. Let's begin!