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Friday, May 5 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
2C: Writing Without Fear: How to Break Through Your Own Barriers and Be a Literary Badass FULL
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When you sit down at your desk to write, does self-doubt get in your way? Are you afraid to call yourself a writer? Are you constantly questioning the value of what you've written? Does fear keep you from editing and sending out your work?

Fear is a roadblock that all writers have to climb over to keep going, but there are tools to get over that block. In this class, we'll use self-confidence tips from Elizabeth Gilbert, Karen Russell, and Kanye West. We will learn how to embrace failure and to learn the importance of celebrating every single writing success. We will learn to have a little fun with it.

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Annie Hartnett

Annie Hartnett is the author of the novel Rabbit Cake (Tin House Books, 2017), which was selected as an Indies Introduce pick by the America Booksellers Association. Annie was the 2013-2014 Writer in Residence for the Associates of the Boston Public Library. She has an MFA in Fic... Read More →

Friday May 5, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Back Bay Room