Arts & the Park Events


The Arts & the Park Festival runs from April 26th – May 5th, 2019


Writing Memoirs—Vicky Edwards


Hosted by: HSACA, Garland County Library 

Event Type: Workshop

May 1, 2019  Starting at: 6:00 PM  til:  7:30 PM, Doors Open:

Garland County Library
1427 Malvern Ave
Hot Springs, Arkansas 71901


Vicky Edwards, author of Boxful Of Nightmares - Terry Hobbs’ personal memoirs on the West Memphis Three Murders, will talk about the process of writing a memoirs. She will include info about  query letters, getting a publisher, legal liabilities of writing memoirs, extensive research, and narrative non-fiction writing. Edwards worked as an editor and columnist for DeQueen Dispatch. She completed a Master of Arts in Creative Writing and Literature at Southern New Hampshire University, and a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Lindenwood University.  As Terry Hobbs’ cousin, she has a unique viewpoint on the effect the West Memphis Three murders had on Terry’s family. This book takes an inside look at over eighteen years’ worth of Terry’s journals, his grief, questions, and hardships. Follow Terry’s story at #WM3, #TerryHobbs, and Signed copies of Boxful Of Nightmares will  be available for purchase. Register at Sponsors: HSACA, Garland County Library.

Audience:  General Public
Audience Ages: Adults
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Ticketed Event? Yes

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Free admission. Suggested registration.

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