Course Summary

A friendly, informative course focusing on how to start writing an autobiography or biography. Includes fundamental story-telling elements, creative exercises and constructive feedback.

This course covers a wide range of topics, beginning with how to get started, then brainstorming topics, analysing autobiographical articles, discussing various forms of life writing and a look at overall structure, editing and possible publication.

    • Session 1: Sharing stories
    • Session 2: Getting started
    • Session 3: Awakening memory
    • Session 4: Story-telling elements
    • Session 5: Research
    • Session 6: Structure and editing

Megan Waters has been teaching creative and autobiographical writing courses for the past 15 years. She is an avid reader, who wrote her first story at age 10 about finding gold at the end of the rainbow. Since then, she has written articles, short fiction, poetry and personal narratives.


Currently, we have no dates scheduled for this course. Please contact us via email to register your interest.

Please bring a pen and paper to each session for taking notes and completing writing exercises.

Last updated: June 14, 2024 04:32pm