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WHO WE ARE
Moving Forewords is a community of memoir writers that celebrates true stories of personal transformation. We’re here to talk trials and triumphs because we know our lives gain meaning through our struggles. Divorce, addiction, loss
By putting our lives into words, we say to ourselves and to the world: I am here. And this is my story.
OUR FOUNDING TEAM
Melanie Brooks. Melanie is a writer, teacher, and mother living in Nashua, New Hampshire. She is the author of Writing Hard Stories: Celebrated Memoirists Who Shaped Art from Trauma. As Melanie says: “I love words… I watch them over and over again, shaping and reshaping… searching for the story they want to tell and the language with which to tell it.” Some of her writing can be found in: