"Beyond Dry Facts: Telling Your Ancestor’s Stories " presented by Laura Hedgecock (GSWC Meetings - Programs)
Genealogical storytelling requires a transition from researcher to writer. Learn down-to-earth strategies to help you write compelling, relatable stories about your ancestors.
Laura Hedgecock is an author, storyteller, speaker, and GeneaBlogger, passionate about helping others tell personal, family, and ancestor stories. She’s a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, serves as secretary of the Genealogical Speakers Guild and Detroit Working Writers, and is President of the 3400+ member GeneaBloggers Organization.
Laura's book, Memories of Me: A Complete Guide to Telling and Sharing the Stories of your Life, guides and empowers memory collectors with down-to-earth, practical advice and creative ideas. Her website, TreasureChestofMemories.com, provides practical advice on preserving and sharing memories and family stories.