Author Archives: Theo Nestor

New Session of Memoir Essentials Webinar Starts October 5th!

Hi Readers, I’m offering a new session of the popular Memoir Essentials Webinar this fall. Some readers on the east coast requested a time that didn’t start so late in the evening for them so this session will start at … Continue reading

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The Secret to Finding Your Writer’s Voice

So how do you “find your voice” as a writer? You find it by spending more time writing and spending more of your writing time focused on the material you really need to be working on, what I like to … Continue reading

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Just Start Something. Anything.

The 26-Minute Memoir Project started as a dream. I woke up from the dream and wrote for 26 minutes, trying to capture the essence of my life. That was five years ago–before I started the blog Writing Is My Drink … Continue reading

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Dana Laquidara’s 26-Minute Memoir

Hi Readers, In 2009 I started a blog called 26-Minute Memoir and started publishing 26-Minute Memoirs–stories that describe the essence of your life written in 26 minutes–from students, friends, Facebook and blog followers. In my book Writing Is My Drink: … Continue reading

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New Section of Writing Is My Drink Webinar Starts Sept 4th!

This September I’ll be teaching the webinar based on the book Writing Is My Drink: A Writer’s Story of Finding Her Voice (And a Guide to How You Can Too), and I’d love for you to join me. In Writing … Continue reading

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Sometimes, a Little Entitlement Can Be a Good Thing

Seventeen years ago today, I was waiting for a miserable summer to end so September would FINALLY arrive and I could FINALLY start the MFA program I couldn’t believe I had actually been accepted into.The program, I knew, would be the … Continue reading

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The Reason to Find Your Voice Is So You Can USE It

For the last four years, the place all my work has circled around has been this thing, this force, this process called “finding your voice.” It started here, really, when this Writing Is My Drink blog came into being in … Continue reading

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