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Joy MillerUpton Memoir: “Journeys: Finding Joy on Horseback”
September 1, 2022 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Join the author as she leads us in a discussion of her memoir and answers questions about the writing process and the means of having your own work published.
With two horses, a dog and a used Gibson guitar a young woman set out in 1973 for a month-long adventure, following trails and back roads deep in Appalachia in southeastern Ohio. A few weeks before, Joy MillerUpton had been a journalism student at Ohio University, but now, with a BS degree in hand, she was taking time off before beginning her writing and photography career. At first riding with her 12-year-old son for a week, then by herself, Joy had time to contemplate the first 31 years of her life.