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Writing from the Heart: Flash Fiction with Jane Mobille (ages 12-18) (By RSVP)

March 23 @ 17 h 00 min - 18 h 30 min

For ages 12-18

 

Back by popular demand…Writing from your ♥ with Jane Mobille!

 

“For sale: baby shoes, never worn.”

– Ernest Hemingway

Writing from your ♥: Flash Fiction

 

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Flash fiction is a complete story, written in as little as six and no more than 1000 words. It contains the four elements of short story – protagonist, conflict, complication and resolution –   but sometimes they remain unwritten and are just implied. Who has touched both your head & heart?  Using Sandra Cisneros’ The House on Mango Street for inspiration, join us as we experiment with flash fiction in a creative setting where you can get to know other members of the community. Snacks will be provided!

 

About Jane Mobille:

Memoir writer Jane Mobille is also a Professional Certified Coach with extensive experience coaching teens and young adults. Jane uses the tools of writing and coaching to inspire freedom and confidence in young writers as they learn to put their authenticity or “heart” on paper. Editor of the quarterly AAWE News magazine in Paris, Jane also authors a “Teen Coach” column at the online magazine INSPIRELLE. She holds degrees from Duke, University of Maryland, and Thunderbird.

 

Advance registration is required for this event (sign-up HERE). Participation in this events is free for Library members and 10€ for non-members.

 

Send an email to Celeste, our children’s and teens’ services manager, with questions: celeste@americanlibraryinparis.org.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Date:
March 23
Time:
17 h 00 min - 18 h 30 min
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