Lisa Dale Norton

Lisa Dale Norton

Lisa Dale Norton is an author, developmental book editor, and a dynamic public speaker. She is passionate about layered writing structures in narrative nonfiction that reflect the complexity of life experience, and about the transformative power of writing a memoir. She is a gifted teacher, clear communicator, and a pro at creating an environment were learning can happen. Lisa wrote America’s go-to memoir writing guide, Shimmering Images: A Handy Little Guide to Writing Memoir (Macmillan), and the literary nonfiction story Hawk Flies Above: Journey to the Heart of the Sandhills (Picador USA), which won comparisons to the writing of Annie Dillard. https://lisadalenorton.com/

Writing Narrative Non Fiction: Precious Darlings

Lisa Dale Norton Your Life as Story: Writing Narrative Non Fiction Precious Darlings Lisa Dale Norton December, 2010 ". . . as the story evolved and editing carved away other unnecessary material, these little nuggets stuck around." —NORTON I read a...