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WORKSHOP: Show n’ Tell – A Memoir Writing Workshop with Donna Morrissey

Sunday, November 27, 2022

In this 2-hour Memoir Writing Workshop with Donna Morrissey, you will:

-show and tell your story in THREE minutes. (uh huh – homework. Details to come!)

-learn two types of SHORT memoir: the personal AND narrative essay, PLUS learn which one works best for YOUR story.

-how to FOCUS your story and bring it to its desired ending.

*Please note: this workshop is open to WANL Members only.* You can become a WANL Member by visiting the WANL website at


Donna Morrissey has published six nationally best selling novels. She has received awards in Canada, the U.S. and England and her novel, Sylvanus Now, was shortlisted for the Commonwealth Prize.

Donna’s fiction has been translated into several different languages. She was nominated for a Gemini for her script, The Clothesline Patch, her novel Sylvanus Now was shortlisted for the Commonwealth prize, and her latest novel, The Fortunate Brother, spent six weeks on the best seller list, and won the Arthur Ellis Award for best crime novel of 2017.

Her Memoir Pluck was released this year by Penguin, Canada and quickly hit the best sellers list.


Times and Locations

November 27, 2022

10:00 am