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 need advice
regular_contributor

Joined: Wed Apr 04, 2007 7:21 am
Posts: 1522
Fri Apr 20, 2007 12:57 pm
i was wondering if i wrote a memoir about -this may sound crazy- the last summer when i lived during a war, and i mean a real war with booms and fear and everything, but now thank God there's so war anymore, but people are saying that there's going to be a war in june (in lebenon) it might be just a rumor or it may be true so prayers everyone!!! ( it makes me nervous)
so what do u think shall i write my experience or shall i not?!



 Re: need advice
regular_contributor

Joined: Sun Mar 04, 2007 10:27 am
Posts: 1182
Thu Apr 26, 2007 6:17 am
it wud b interesting..u cud read THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK to get ideas or stuff..



 Re: need advice
rookie_visitor

Joined: Thu May 10, 2007 7:24 pm
Posts: 20
Thu May 31, 2007 10:28 pm
I think it would be nice to write about it.



 Re: need advice
special_guest

Joined: Fri Aug 25, 2006 7:42 pm
Posts: 478
Fri Jun 01, 2007 10:05 pm
Hi Dewpoint,

That sounds like a wonderful idea! The biggest piece of advice I have to give you is to just stay true to yourself and be as honest and matter-of-fact as you can. Tell your feelings truthfully, but try not to be melodramatic. Another member suggested that you read Anne Frank's diary - one of the things that makes her diary so powerful is the everyday tone in which she relates fearful events.

Best of luck with your memoir, and my prayers for your country and your people!

Jessica



 Re: need advice
regular_contributor

Joined: Wed Apr 04, 2007 7:21 am
Posts: 1522
Wed Jun 13, 2007 6:13 am
thanks
i didn't take the idea of anne's diary in the way u said, though i never read it, but am gonna try.

Message Edited by Write_It_Moderator on 06-13-2007 02:52 PM




 Re: need advice
writeit_panelist

Joined: Tue Dec 27, 2005 9:10 pm
Posts: 293
Mon Jun 25, 2007 12:52 pm
Hi Dewpoint,

I also think it would be a great idea for you to write your memoir, and personally I can't wait to read it. Let us know if there's anything we can help you with!

Diona



 Re: need advice
frequent_contributor

Joined: Sun Apr 01, 2007 1:04 pm
Posts: 13999
Sun Sep 02, 2007 2:30 pm
Sounds interesting



 Re: need advice
frequent_vsitor

Joined: Mon Jul 16, 2007 3:03 am
Posts: 319
Tue Mar 04, 2008 11:43 pm
yes. share your life....maybe people will understand what effects war has....
 
Write with your heart,
Brandy



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