The Philippine Consulate General of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia celebrated National Literature Month in April 2022. The Speakers on April 25, 2022 were Cecilia Manguerra Brainard and Dr. Christine Godinez-Ortega. The FB link to the complete talk follows. Cecilia is in the second half of the video.
You may also watch Cecilia Brainard’s Talk on YouTube:
Cecilia Manguerra Brainard, author and editor of over twenty books, talks about her roots that inspired much of her writing. As a writing teacher for many years, she shares practical creative writing tips that can be helpful to teachers and aspiring writers. She covers topics such as character and character development, conflict, dialogue, setting, and more. She also gives shares online resources for ebooks and information about Fake News and she talks about the importance of critical thinking.
Here is Part 1 of Brainard’s talk “Writing Your Own Stories.” -
Here is Part 2 of Brainard’s talk “Writing Your Own Stories” -
Here is Part 3 of Brainard’s Talk “Writing Your Own Stories” -
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