Current Meeting


Brooke Warner Presents: Five Keys Elements of a Successful Memoir

Saturday, May 20, 2017, 10 a.m.

 The Sequoia Yacht Club
441 Seaport Ct, Redwood City, CA 94063

Purchase meeting tickets here.


In this program, Brooke teaches what memoirists need to master in order to write a successful memoir: scenes, narration, theme, characterization, and takeaway. This talk analyzes why each of these elements is important in good storytelling and shows writers how to harness these points of craft in their own memoir.


Brooke Warner is the publisher of She Writes Press, president of Warner Coaching Inc., and author of Green-light Your Book, What’s Your Book?, How to Sell Your Memoir, and the co-author of Breaking Ground on Your Memoir. Brooke’s expertise is in traditional and new publishing. She is the former Executive Editor of Seal Press and currently sits on the boards of the Independent Book Publishers Association, the Bay Area Book Festival, and the National Association of Memoir Writers.  She writes a monthly column for Publishers Weekly and blogs actively on Huffington Post Books and She lives and works in Berkeley, California. 

California Writers Club Sequoia Yacht Club, 441 Seaport Ct, Redwood City FREE* to first-time attendees! $10 Members; $15 Non-Members; $5 Students/ID.

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