Use Your Shimmering Images
to Tell the Story of Your Life
Lecture, discussion, and mini-workshop
by Lisa Dale Norton
Tuesday, November 17
7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
La Farge Library Community Room
1730 Llano Street
In this evening lecture, discussion, and mini-workshop you learn about shimmering images, the building blocks of memoir. You practice finding them, teasing out the meaning that hides inside them, and putting them together to write a story about your life. Books by Ms. Norton will be available for purchase.
Lisa Dale Norton is the author of the popular book, Shimmering Images: A Handy Little Guide to Writing Memoir published by St. Martin’s Press, and the critically acclaimed literary memoir Hawk Flies Above: Journey to the Heart of the Sandhills. She blogs about story for The Huffington Post, teaches online memoir writing classes at Lisa Dale Norton The Official Site, and is on the faculty of the UCLA Extension Writers’ Program. She lives in Santa Fe.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Santa Fe Public Library.