Moving Forewords

A Community of Memoir Writers

Who We Are

We are writers who do the vital work of putting our lives into words.

 

Amy Bond

Amy Bond

Melanie Brooks

Melanie Brooks

 Athena Dixon

Athena Dixon

Lisa Cooper Ellison

Lisa Cooper Ellison

Lynn K Hall

Lynn K Hall

Lara Lillibridge

Lara Lillibridge

Dana Mich

Dana Mich

Laura Cathcart Robbins

Laura Cathcart Robbins

Krystal Sital

Krystal Sital

Reema Zeeman

Reema Zeeman

Why Memoir

Because the personal is unique and universal. Because our truths are radical and necessary. Because our stories and voices make us human.

Heart Speak 

Send us your writing-related questions, be they matters of craft, motivation, creativity, publication, or the heart. We’ll help you harness the power of your personal story and love your work in our writing advice column.

Our Blog

Visit our blog for a deep dive into all things memoir. Watch video author chats, read member interviews, learn new craft tips, and tap into our thoughts on the writing life. 

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