Nora Zylstra-Savage

Nora is the owner of Storylines which is an organization that promotes personal self-worth and community appreciation of individual life stories and experiences.

These writing programs and workshops assist individuals and groups in listening, sharing and documenting their personal life stories. Nora provides memoir and creative writing courses, recording and content editing services for the past 20+ years.

Nora has created and currently facilitates intergenerational memoir writing programs with well, frail and seniors with dementia working with high school and middle schools for the past 16 years. The program is called Bridging the Gap, Intergenerational Memoirs. These programs encourage seniors and youth to discuss and compare their life stories and are captured in different media.

Nora brings enthusiasm, humour and sensitivity to all art forms.