How to Write Your Own Life Story: The Classic Guide for the Nonprofessional Writer

How to Write Your Own Life Story: The Classic Guide for the Nonprofessional Writer

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by Lois Daniel
     
 

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Writing the story of one’s life sounds like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. This warmhearted, encouraging guide helps readers record the events of their lives for family and friends. Excerpts from other writers’ work are included to exemplify and inspire. Provided are tips on intriguing topics to write about, foolproof tricks to jog… See more details below

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Writing the story of one’s life sounds like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. This warmhearted, encouraging guide helps readers record the events of their lives for family and friends. Excerpts from other writers’ work are included to exemplify and inspire. Provided are tips on intriguing topics to write about, foolproof tricks to jog your memory, ways to capture stories on paper without getting bogged down, ways to gather the facts at a local library or historical society, inspired excerpts from other writers, and published biographies that will delight and motivate.

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“An inspiration and a practical guide to writing your autobiography.” —KLIATT

“Leads you through the process of story creation for nonprofessionals in a way that is easy and fun.” —Women’s Words

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781569764466
Publisher:
Chicago Review Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/01/1997
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
248
Sales rank:
399,855
File size:
2 MB

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