You know yourself, right? There are good parts, less-good parts, creative and dull parts. To write that book, though, you need to know yourself even better. This inviting, interactive module mixes humor with poignancy to provide guidance in embracing your messy, authentic self before undertaking the redemptive and lucrative process of writing a life-inspired novel. This grounding is a crucial early step in learning to write the book you're meant to write. This module can either be completed as a standalone course or as the second of ten modules in the Rewrite Your Life program.
This module includes:
Jess Lourey (rhymes with "dowry") is best known for her
Murder-by-Month mysteries, which have earned
multiple starred reviews from
Library Journal and Booklist,
the latter calling her writing "a splendid mix of humor and suspense."
Jess also writes
YA adventure, literary fiction, and thrillers. She is a
tenured professor of creative writing and sociology and a recipient of The
Loft's Excellence in Teaching fellowship. She delivered the "
Rewrite Your Life" TEDx Talk and leads transformative writing workshops all over the world. When not traveling, read, writing, or hanging
out with her family, you can find her dreaming of her next story.
Rewrite Your Life: Discover Your Truth Through the Healing Power of Fiction, which walks readers
through the process of transforming personal experience into
page-turning fiction, released May 2017.Her website can be found at www.jessicalourey.com.