Truth of Non-Fiction with Helena Pastor
Excited about your written memoir yet feel it lacks that certain edge of perfection?
In this exciting new workshop, Truth of Non Fiction, Author Helena Pastor- “Wild Boys- A Parent’s story of Tough Love” will help guide you and share her valuable tips for bringing out the beauty, pain and emotional truths of writing memoir.
“A memoir without heart doesn’t work. If you ‘hold back’ when writing memoir, your story will lack emotional truth which will lead to problems with focus and structure”
About the presenter...
Helena lives in Armidale and is the author Wild Boys—A Parent’s story of Tough Love.
Her writing has attracted two Australian Society of Authors’ Mentorships, along with residencies at Varuna Writer’s House, Bundanon, and Booranga Writer’s Centre.
She has been teaching creative writing workshops to both beginners and more experienced writers since 2010, and co-hosts ‘Relax & Write: Yoga and Writing Retreats for Women’ at Evans Head. Helena is also a songwriter and lyricist. She completed a PhD in Creative Writing at the University of New England in 2016.
Stuff you need to know...
When: Sunday, 27th May 2018. 11am- 2.30 pm (1/2 hr lunch break)
Where: The Hub- Upstairs Tamworth City Library
Cost: $75 NEWC Members
$85 non- members.