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Memoir Class

The Memoir class was a five week class with seven other writers.  Each week we were given a prompt and expected to write and then read a 500 word memoir to the class. We got a mini-critique for the piece we wrote.

We also presented one up to 4000 word memoir for a critique by the teacher and the class.

It was a good class and it is surprising how quickly you get to know the others in the class based upon what they share in their writing.  

Here is a piece I wrote when asked to write about an event that I had little memory of, “Blind Pig”