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

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Writing the story of ones life sounds like a daunting task, but it doesnt 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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This is a warmhearted guide that helps readers record the events of their lives for family and friends. By making small, manageable assignments — from setting up a notebook to recording preliminary information, to interviewing others for more descriptive information, to putting it all together, to possibly publishing and profiting from one's own story — this is a blueprint for success. Excerpts from other writers' work are included to exemplify and inspire.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781556523182
Author:
Daniel, Lois
Publisher:
Chicago Review Press
Location:
Chicago :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
Report writing
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - Nonfiction
Subject:
Autobiography
Subject:
Autobiography -- Authorship.
Subject:
Reference-Writing Nonfiction
Subject:
Reference/Writing
Edition Number:
4
Edition Description:
Fourth Edition, Fourth edition
Series Volume:
13/1995
Publication Date:
19970831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
248
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 0.81 lb

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"Synopsis" by , This is a warmhearted guide that helps readers record the events of their lives for family and friends. By making small, manageable assignments — from setting up a notebook to recording preliminary information, to interviewing others for more descriptive information, to putting it all together, to possibly publishing and profiting from one's own story — this is a blueprint for success. Excerpts from other writers' work are included to exemplify and inspire.
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