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Writing Your Personal Stories
Celebrate Indie Author Day!
Thinking of writing a memoir and wonder what it takes to tell your personal stories? Authors Veronica Li and Sverrir Sigurdsson will untangle the puzzle of creative writing.
After this presentation, visit the branch's lobby to meet and chat with local authors!
About Veronica and Sverrir
Veronica Li has worked as a journalist for the Asian Wall Street Journal and as a project officer for the World Bank, and is currently a writer. She has published four titles, including two memoirs. They are Journey Across the Four Seas: A Chinese Woman’s Search for Home and Viking Voyager: An Icelandic Memoir. The latter, jointly written with her husband, Sverrir Sigurdsson, has won two international awards.
Sverrir Sigurdsson grew up in Iceland and graduated as an architect from Finland in 1966. He pursued an international career that took him to the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe and the U.S. Sverrir recently published his memoir, Viking Voyager: An Icelandic Memoir.
This program is appropriate for ages 18+. Register by clicking on the "Begin Registration" button (below).
Related LibGuide: Adults and 50-Plus by Fairfax County Public Library (Admin)