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Thinking like a writer…

Thinking like a writer is like getting new glasses with a stronger prescription.  You could see before, but your world seemed fuzzy, a tad out of focus.  Now things appear brighter, clearer, sharper, more interesting, and they make more sense.

Walking through the world with your senses alert sharpens your ability to recapture your personal past, the slippery heritage of your experience.  When these remembrances emerge in the present for a brief moment, put them on paper before they again withdraw into the recess of memory.  Alienation from memories dooms people to live in a constant present, cut off from the past and the future.

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"Because of Tammy I have found confidence in my writing and feel blessed to be honored in such a way. I have found my voice. I have found freedom! I recommend anyone for whatever reason to expand their life and sign up for her writing workshops or classes. You'll be amazed at how good you are and how everyone has a story worth telling. Sign up and set your voice free!"
Wendy Price, Palm Desert, CA

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Tammy L. Coia is an AWA Affiliate, certified to lead workshops in the AWA method as described in Writing Alone & With Others by Pat Schneider, Oxford University Press.


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