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:
OPTIONAL: Check out the Rewrite Your Life companion book, available through your local library or wherever books are sold.
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, magical realism, and feminist 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. Her
Rewrite Your Life: Discover Your Truth Through the Healing Power of Fiction is the optional companion book for this course.