Until I got encouragement from an editor to write the piece, I didn’t feel it would be an interesting enough story.
But more to the point, I didn’t know which personality would write it.
This exercise is for individuals, pairs, or groups to help writers discover the story implicit in a photograph or snapshot.
Or, you can use the image to start off a round of freewriting.
The important thing is that you spend time writing, whatever the result.
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Keeping an idea box is a fun way to ensure that you always have a place to turn for inspiration.
Yes, even if it’s the type of memoir that shares the most vulnerable secrets.
You don’t know the author after you read one story about them. If you haven’t read , you at least know the story (or saw the movie) about her 1995 walk along the Pacific Crest Trail, a journey that helps her deal with the loss of her mother, a divorce, and drug use.
Let me explain: when you’re writing a personal essay, every aspect of your personality doesn’t go into that piece.
Readers don’t come away from one thing you wrote knowing everything about you.