The companion journal designed to help unearth personal narratives and memoir using tried and true creative writing and journaling techniques along with a good helping of self-interviewing prompts. Use this guide to follow the stories of your life to the place where memory meets insight.
In this short memoir follow my interactions with a gentleman who trudged through my world five days a week for three and a half years. Discover the change in both of us that a daily dose of kindness created.
Writing memoir may feel overwhelming and you may not feel up to the task. But you can write your memoir. You have a story to tell. You just need the confidence to begin. I will guide you step by step from finding your story to the finished product, your memoir.
A few decades back, when I was divorced, broke and living in a cramped abode fashioned from a two-car garage, the job promised good money and flexible hours. All I had to do was get through a two-day training session.
~Bridges the journal-memoir connection
~Suggests techniques along with an array of story-generating prompts
~Provides an excellent resource for extracting
expressive and creative personal narratives
~Mines the depths of which personal writing can play an integral part in unearthing your life stories
~Helps you to follow the story of your inner life
To the place where memory meets insight