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My Memoir Organizer

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$25.00 (includes book rate shipping)

Keeping your stories organized with topics and categories helps you keep track of what you have written, and invites you to keep notes on stories you want to write in the future. Each section gives you some writing prompts to get you started.This 8×10, three-hole organizer has eight tabs, labeled with the subjects listed below.

1.     Roots and Legacies: my family
2.     Childhood Memories
3.     Land that I love; Houses
4.     The seasons of my life
5.     Births and deaths
6.     Love, Marriage, and Children
7.     Secrets and Hidden Truths
8.     Spirituality and Creativity

You can even add clear plastic sleeves for photos that you would like to save with your stories, and collect writing prompts to
put into any of the categories for future reference.

The organizer will be sent to you via the USPS and the cost includes shipping via book rate shipping.  If you prefer expedited shipping,
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Books

The Power of Memoir by Linda Joy Myers, Ph.D. is a groundbreaking book that presents an innovative step-by-step program using memoir writing on the journey of emotional and physical healing. By drawing upon the eight steps outlined in The Power of Memoir, you’ll learn how to choose the significant milestones in your life and weave together your personal story. You’ll discover how writing your truths and shaping your narrative propel you toward a life-changing transformation. The Power of Memoir offers the tools you need to heal the pain of the past and create a better present and brighter future.

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Buy from Amazon.com $11.53 U.S.
Kindle Edition: $9.99
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Don’t Call Me Mother: Breaking the Chain of Mother Daughter Abandonment
by Linda Joy Myers

Winner of the 2006 Gold Medal Award
presented by the Bay Area Independent Publishing Association (BAIPA).

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Buy from Amazon.com $13.22 U.S.

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5 Secrets to Writing a Publishable Memoir

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CD + transcript (one hour of content) — $9.95 + shipping & handling

Linda Joy and Brooke share their top five secrets of memoir writing in this hour-long conversation. Whether you’re an aspiring memoirist or have a complete draft, you want to understand these skills and connections and leverage them in your own memoir. This conversation will leave you inspired, and also with some clear ideas about how to effect some powerful changes in your memoir.

 

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Memoir Revolution

by Jerry Waxler

Memoir Revolution

In the 1960s, Jerry Waxler, along with millions of his peers, attempted to find truth by rebelling against everything. After a lifetime of learning about himself and the world, he now finds himself in the middle of another social revolution. In the twenty-first century, increasing numbers of us are searching for truth by finding our stories. In Memoir Revolution, Waxler shows how memoirs link us to the ancient, pervasive system of thought called The Story. By translating our lives into this form, we reveal the meaning and purpose that eludes us when we view ourselves through the lens of memory.

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Learn to Write Your Memoir in 4 Weeks: A Step by Step Guide to Record the Stories of Your Life

by Jerry Waxler

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Experiences come and go, trailing behind a string of memories, some fascinating, some ordinary, and everything in between. Reclaim those memories and turn them into stories you can share with others. Writing your memoir is not only about the past. It provides creative rewards now and in the future. The twenty eight steps in this book will teach you how to:

  • pull details and scenes out of the tangle of memories.
  • organize memories and shape them.
  • steer between truth and memory.
  • apply elements of story-telling.
  • cope with painful or awkward memories.
  • get started and keep going.

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Replacement Child

by  Judy L. Mandel

Replacement Child

 Judy L. Mandel was born into a family crippled by grief. But it would be years before she would discover the shocking circumstances of their loss.

In her award-winning memoir, Replacement Child, Mandel tells the true story of a horrifying accident: A plane crashes into a family’s home, leaving one daughter severely burned and another dead. The death of the child leaves a hole in the family that threatens to tear it apart. In an attempt to fill the painful gap, the parents give birth to a “replacement child.”

This powerful tale of love and lies, family and hope, is an intimate account of being brought into the world to provide “a salve for the burns.” As a child, Mandel unwittingly rides the deep and hidden currents of her family’s grief—until her discovery of this family secret, years later, changes her life forever, forcing her to confront the complex layers of her relationships with her father, mother, and sister.

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