Telling Our Stories
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

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"I really need to write down the stories in my life. But I'm not a writer!" Guess again. We all have fascinating stories to pass on to our friends and family. In six class sessions, you will learn the fun of how to get highlights of your life on paper. You, not a writer? Just let me count the ways. Come write, share, and listen to the lives of others. In this class, you will discover how entertaining your own stories are. Besides, it's fine and warming therapy for right now.

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Class Sections For Telling Our Stories (OSHER 473)

Spring 2024 Section 1, Starting on: 03/26/2024

Instructor: Terrell Dougan. Terrell has been writing since she was in third grade, reporting the exciting actions of her class in the School News and Views column in the Salt Lake Tribune. In high school she was a stringer for Good Housekeeping Magazine, and in college became a Guest Editor for Mademoiselle magazine. Her weekly humor column for the Deseret News began on the day Dorothy Parker died, and ran for 13 years. Her humor book about caring for her developmentally disabled sister, entitled THAT Went Well..... was published by Hyperion in 2009. She has been a blogger for Huffington Post and is working on a sequel to the book about her sister, dedicated to all siblings of those with disabilities.

Date(s) Day Time Location
03/26/24 - 04/30/24 T 11:30 am -1:00 pm UUCE 248
Tuition: $99.00      


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