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Marge Barrett

Marge Barrett is the author of a chapbook of poems, My Memoir Dress, and a memoir, Called: The Making & Unmaking of a Nun. Her work has also appeared in numerous journals and anthologies.  She has taught in high schools, colleges and adult programs, including the  Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis.  Visit http://margebarrett.com/ for more information.

 

December 2019

But Enough About Me – Memoir Writing

December 7 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
$60 9 tickets left

“Tell all the Truth but tell it Slant”  --Emily Dickinson In this workshop we’ll learn, as Emily Dickinson advises, how to slant our observations of the world, to tell the truth, but in a manner more creative than simple recording.  We’ll practice memoir pieces using artistic techniques – vivid imagery, scenes, metaphors, dialogue and rhythms of language – to use our distinctive voices to tell our own unique experiences. Join local memoirist and poet Marge Barrett as she shares her…

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