How to Use Your Life Experiences to Write Your Novel
ONDEMAND WEBINAR DESCRIPTION:
Learn about using truth and past/lived experiences in fiction, and the blurring between fiction versus reality, as well as how fiction can shape reality and vice versa. This OnDemand webinar explores how experiences can inform place and setting, what to avoid when using your past to tell your story, and what writing fiction can teach you about your own life/experiences.
Lisa Braxton is an Emmy-nominated former television journalist and the author of the novel, The Talking Drum, published by Inanna Publications in May 2020. Her stories and essays have appeared in Vermont Literary Review, Black Lives Have Always Mattered, Chicken Soup for the Soul, and The Book of Hope.