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  • ...want to recommend. I think it really could be helpful. It is entitled: The Truth of Memoir: How to Write about Yourself and Others with Honesty, Emotion, and Integrity by Kerry Cohen...
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    Last reply by Mageela Troche
    ...that I can write from anywhere, anytime (works offline, too). The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide T...aft I knew it was time to improve my ability to express my characters’ emotions. This book really made a dif...
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  • Hi, Michelle. In my latest draft of my memoir, I have included some poetry.  I did that in my memoir about my brother, as well.  I think it allows me to let my emotion out in a non linear way.  I hope readers will like it.

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    ...s and our life to the point that we will never be the same. Love is an emotion that no one should live witho...ever experienced. Meanwhile, Andrei must deal with a lot of confusing emotions in his life which shakes him...
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    ...s and our life to the point that we will never be the same. Love is an emotion that no one should live witho...ever experienced. Meanwhile, Andrei must deal with a lot of confusing emotions in his life which shakes him...
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    ...racteristic of romanticism was an emphasis on emotion. Literary Romanticism ide...most important parts of romantic love. Human emotions hardly change no matter what...just for stories, it mimics deep rooted human emotions that are locked away in our...

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  • ...an relate to resisting asking for anything. Shame, yes but also my own emotional backlash that pivots my inn...yself." Sounds fairly even here but in my experience it's a tsunami of emotion that can take days, has in th...
  • ...s; others write the scenes they "know" the best, then fill in the rest of the scenes. I tend to write the story, but have to go back and layer in emotion. If I get "stuck" I write the...
  • I feel ya, but it's important to remember that what we do as writers demands a big investment of time, energy, and emotion from our audience. Wouldn't it be nice if we could just hang...