Updated on April 4th, 2013
Lynn Henriksen, aka The Story Woman, discovered a profound way to keep our mothers’ spirits alive after she witnessed Alzheimer’s disease ravage her mother’s mind. For over a decade, she has helped hundreds of daughters and sons capture in brief memoirs the memories and feelings they never thought they could record. She coined the term Mother Memoir and developed The Story Woman method to demystify writing memoir and provide unique views and food-for-thought for writers of any level to create true and telling tales.
Who is she—your mother—deep down inside? How will she be remembered? Why does it matter? Join Lynn Cook Henriksen on a compelling journey, as she shows you how to discover your mother’s individuality and write to tell about it. “TellTale Souls Writing the Mother Memoir: How to Tap Memory and Write Your Story Capturing Character and Spirit” has the power to move people and change awareness.
“If you could tell just one small story that would capture your mother’s character and keep her spirit alive, what would it be?” You’ll find secrets to answering this question via intriguing prompts and exercises throughout the guide’s Five Acts – steps to success – interwoven with 40 memoirs by TellTale Souls who have walked this path.
TellTale Souls: Writing the Mother Memoir helps you take one memory of your mother and turn it into her story. If you love to write, love your mother, or both!, be sure to check out this book! Through various exercises, this beautiful book can help you discover who your mother is and how to tell her story.
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