Memoirs

Hiring A Memoir Writer | What You Need To Know

Hiring A Memoir Writer | What You Need To Know

Some of the best memoirs are written by professional ghostwriters. While that number, or percentage, may be difficult to nail down, you can look at the shelf of your local library or bookstore and hazard a guess at half, or more. So, if a large proportion of these...

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Writing A Memoir Book: What You Need To Know

Writing A Memoir Book: What You Need To Know

Memoir has become one of the biggest genres in the nonfiction world, producing some of the best, most exciting books in any given year. It is also, you might guess, one of the toughest to master. Breaking in as a memoirist can be challenging, even for experienced...

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What You need To Know | Steps To Writing Your Memoir

What You need To Know | Steps To Writing Your Memoir

Ever hear someone say, the failure to plan is planning to fail? There was a time when I used to hate hearing that advice (and, believe me, I ended up hearing it quite a lot). It sounded to me like the kind of helpful hint a so-called expert dispenses with when they...

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Hiring A Memoir Writing Coach

Hiring A Memoir Writing Coach

Finding the right person can be a real challenge, regardless of the job. This applies to mechanics, contractors, and a memoir writing coach. The right fit matters a lot.  I live in an old house. For the last ten years, in my basement, I’ve had an old bathroom and...

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The Best Memoir Writing Prompts

The Best Memoir Writing Prompts

Are you stuck in your writing? Have you started writing your memoir but now find you aren’t exactly sure how to get the best version of your story out on the page? This is a place familiar to many writers and a reason why memoir writing prompts can be such useful...

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