Getting Started in Writing

I’d like to write, but how do I get started?

Join us in our upcoming workshop during Artoberfest in Chico on October 19th, 10:30—noon at St. John’s Church in Chico. I will provide easy ideas for writing that will take you through the writing journey one small step at a time. You will learn to put your challenges and worries into words.

“If not now, when. If not here, where,” the author Erma Bombeck asked herself when she decided to write about her life. These words inspired me. I wanted to write about my son with autism, but I always put it off. But with Erma’s encouragement, now and here I started my memoir about my family. Now and here is the first step.

Just to get you started thinking, here is a trigger sentence: My perfect day is_________.

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About Joan Goodreau

My experience as a Special Education teacher and District Program Specialist allows her to see the puzzle of Autism from both a professional and a parent perspective. I have published my books and poems expressing my journey with ASD. AutismWriteHere is a place for parents and caregivers of people with Autism, Downs Syndrome and other diverse needs to connect, reflect and grow through writing and community.

Posted on October 17, 2013, in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

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