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How to Write the Story of Your Life

All the instruction you need to write the story of your life


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How to Write the Story of Your Life
by Frank P. Thomas
Writer's Digest Books, 2005
ISBN 1-58297-359-9
$14.99 paperback, 240 pages

About the Book
How to Write the Story of Your Life has successfully helped thousands of people—even those who have never written before—get started on the sometimes-daunting task of recording their life histories. Author Frank P. Thomas’s unique “one bite at a time” approach will have you writing before you know it as you discover…

  • Memory sparkers: hundreds of ideas to jog your memory and get you started
  • Organizational techniques: how to develop your own personal writing plan and work with photos and documents
  • Writing pointers: more than 50 tips for sharpening your writing skills
  • Reading preferences: a writing bibliography and a list of 100 recommended autobiographies

Don’t let your personal history go unrecorded. Your memories and the expert guidance in this book are all you need to leave a legacy for generations to come.

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