Christine E. Cowley
Christine Cowley is an author, collaborator, editor and/or publisher of over 30 books. She is founder and Managing Editor of LifeGems Personal Histories, which produces personal, family and corporate histories.
Christine’s latest book, The Gift: Sharing Your Life Lessons with the People You Love Most, released in November 2010, is a "how-to" book for creating your legacy statement. A legacy statement is simply an expression of who you are and what is important to you; it provides a unique opportunity to leave a personal statement for future generations. The message of The Gift is: "Our lives will be defined by what we leave behind."
Butchers, Bakers and Building the Lakers: Voices of Collingwood, Cowley’s award-winning oral/pictorial history, shares the stories of many generations of residents of Collingwood, ON, once hailed as the "Chicago of the North."
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The Gift: Sharing Your Life Lessons with the People You Love Most
A book with 24 exercises to guide users through gathering meaningful material (based on personal reflection and recollections), to write, polish and self-publish an autobiographical manuscript.
The Gift Companion Workbook provides ample space for recording answers to questions, or for lengthier sharing and storytelling. Visit The Gift Legacy website for more details.
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