Memoir Writing: Beginner Lessons to an Inspirational Book
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Memoir Writing: Beginner Lessons to an Inspirational Book

Discover how to confidently outline, write, edit and publish your personal stories and/or memoir.
4.2 (5 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
28 students enrolled
Created by Valeria Teles
Last updated 12/2018
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 5 articles
  • 20 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Gain confidence to become the writer of a meaningful and inspiring book.
  • Learn how to identify the right reasons to write your book.

  • Take your own ideas and life experiences and turn them into a compelling topic for a book.

  • Write about what meaningful topics that matter to you the most and to tell compelling stories of transformation.
  • To find an inspiring and powerful message for your book.
  • To build an outline without compromising the creative process.
  • To protect yourself from lawsuits when writing about other people.
  • Write about painful events without being hurt twice.
  • Write your first book even if you have no experience in writing.
  • Discover the confident voice within you that has been silenced for too long.
  • Become a nonfiction writer.
  • Edit and publish your book with confidence.
Requirements
  • Basic understanding of English
  • The desire to write a memoir, self-help, or an inspirational book
  • An aspiration to become a nonfiction writer or blogger
Description

Overview

Do you have a compelling life story that you want to share with others?

Are you a beginning writer who wants to write a memoir book but doesn’t know where to start?

Hello, my name is Valeria Teles and as a published author and I know what it is like to overcome the daunting challenge of creating your book when it comes to building your outline to writing your message to editing and ultimately publishing your creation.


Why Take This Course?

When you enroll in “Memoir Writing: Beginner Lessons to an Inspirational Book” you will discover how writing your own memoir and inspirational stories can become a creative and life-changing experience.

This course is well-presented and enjoyable with clear and easy-to-follow lessons and supporting PDFs for easy reference.

It will show you how your personal stories, when combined with self-knowledge, can lead to develop compelling topics to deliver an inspirational message.


Writing to Inspire

It’s simple, clear and engaging! This course will make you rethink the idea that writing a book is too difficult for you.

With the straightforward and relevant question approach, you’ll discover quickly what is the most captivating topic to write about.

Thus, giving you a clear path to walk in the fields of writing as a life transforming method, for both you and the reader.

“Memoir Writing: Beginner Lessons to an Inspirational Book” breaks the rules that writing a memoir is for older people or just for those who are masters of language skills.

As I say...“If you can talk, you can write. If you can write from the heart, you can change and inspire.”


What Others Say About This Instructor's Work

"I have finished your absolutely wonderful book. Beautifully written, with such emotional depth, your words honestly had me in tears too many times to count throughout my read of the book. So many lessons I've learned too.”    ~ Shahenaj - MindElate

                                                    ~~~//~~~

"A raw and emotional story that is told from the heart of Teles. She takes you along for the journey she faced including all the highs and lows. Her writing is full of reflection and relatable struggles that many people deal with daily. A really inspiring read."  ~ Patti Loveday ~ Blogger - Author, Lovely Loveday

                                                      ~~~//~~~

"An inspiring look at a journey that aims to set the foundations of healthy living through a mindset of healing the inner-world."   ~ April Pfender, Bestselling Author and Meditation Instructor

                                                      ~~~//~~~

“The story is raw, real and from the very depth of her soul. I’m sure many of us in the business of fitness can relate to parts of her journey.  Reminding us we are more than our bodies, we are souls having experiences in our body, in search of our true JOY”.   ~ Tamilee Webb  ~ Buns of Steel and Abs of Steel

                                                      ~~~//~~~

"It goes beyond advocating a belief or charting a path: it surveys the barriers to achievement which are created by both self and other influences. The treasure of Teles' exploration and clear discussion of a process that can be duplicated by others, avoiding the common pitfalls too many may experience." ~ Diane Donovan, Senior Reviewer - MidWest Book Review

                                                      ~~~//~~~

By The End Of This Course, You Will Be Able To:

  • Understand what a memoir is and how to easily write your memoir and stories.

  • Understand the key elements of what your memoir covers.

  • Discover and develop your core message.

  • Choose the right topic for your memoir.

  • Create the perfect outline to begin writing your memoir.

  • Edit your story and/or memoir correctly.

  • Understand how to publish and market your book.


What are the requirements?

  • Basic understanding of English

  • The desire to write a memoir, self-help, or an inspirational book

  • An aspiration to become a nonfiction writer or blogger

 

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Gain confidence to become the writer of a meaningful and inspiring book.

  • Learn how to identify the right reasons to write your book.

  • Take your own ideas and life experiences and turn them into a compelling topic for a book.

  • Write about what meaningful topics that matter to you the most and to tell compelling stories of transformation.

  • To find an inspiring and powerful message for your book.

  • To build an outline without compromising the creative process.

  • To protect yourself from lawsuits when writing about other people.

  • Write about painful events without being hurt twice.

  • Write your first book even if you have no experience in writing.

  • Discover the confident voice within you that has been silenced for too long.

  • Become a nonfiction writer.

  • Edit and publish your book with confidence.

 

This course was created for:

  • Anyone who wishes to write a book that inspires, teaches, and transforms

  • For aspiring writers in the creative writing, nonfiction category, specifically: self-help, inspirational, spiritual, and motivational

  • Those who want to learn how to write stories about life lessons

  • Beginner nonfiction writers

  • People who have a message to deliver and something meaningful to say based on their experiences or deep reflections

  • For those with little or no experience in writing

  • People who want to discover a new skill

  • Those who are new to nonfiction and/or creative writing

  • Anyone who wants help to become a published author

  • For those who want to transition from being a beginner writer to a published author


How to Get Started

I encourage you to preview the introduction video and the video lesson on “Why Write a Memoir” to better understand how this unique course can help you quickly gain the confidence to become a writer of a meaningful and inspiring book!

Much love,
Valeria Teles


Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who desires to write their first non-fiction book
Course content
Expand all 14 lectures 01:11:52
+ Memoir Writing: Beginner Lessons to an Inspirational Book
9 lectures 01:06:42

Your stories can become the topic of an inspiring book that delivers a meaningful message of love, hope, courage, forgiveness, wisdom…

Preview 03:27

In this lesson, we’ll explore the right—and the wrong— reasons to write your book. There are many good reasons to write a book inspired by your personal experiences. But there are also wrong reasons to become a writer.

Preview 13:34

Here, we’ll investigate the differences between writing a memoir and an autobiography. We’ll also discuss how much easier it will be to write a memoir once you understand these differences.   

What Does Your Memoir Cover?
08:54

Finding the most compelling statement for your book. Your memoir is all about this message. Therefore, you should ensure every story you tell relates to this message.

What is Your Message?
11:04

Finding a series of events that are connected to your message is essential for creating a great memoir. What If you can't specify a clear message before you explore your topics?

How Do You Choose Your Topic?
07:49

In this lesson, you will discover how to build a basic outline without compromising the creative process. The outline of a book is the map to your destination. It provides a sense of clarity and direction.

The Power of the Outline
10:31

Here are some important tips when writing your memoir. The magic of using metaphors, writing habits, final structure and more. 

Writing Tips
03:00

You’ve decided to get your book published! WHAT NEXT? EDITING. There are many kinds of editing, but if this is your first book, I suggest you submit your manuscript to these editing stages.

Editing Stages
04:43

There are different ways you can publish your new book. Here, we will explore these options:  Traditional Publishing, - Self-publishing, Hybrid Publishing or Blog.  I'll also provide you with some basic marketing ideas. 

Publishing Options & Marketing Tips and Writing Guidance
03:40
+ Summary for All Lessons and Downloadable Materials
5 lectures 05:14

Main points for "Why Write a Memoir."

Main points for "Why Write a Memoir"
00:57
Main points for "What Does Your Memoir Cover"
00:59
Main points for "What is Your Message"
01:44
Main points for "How Do You Choose a Topic"
00:27
Main points for "The Power of the Outline"
01:05