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Jan 17, 2017
A true statement that I hope you have discovered on your life journey is that service work is key to a fulfilled life.
Jan 06, 2017
Healthy Living Through Life Storytelling
Each person has their own unique life. That life is unfolding and the experiences and emotions that result from communication, relationships and various life adventures make for a great story.
Jan 01, 2017
Time Passages, All Aboard For the New Year
All aboard for the New Year! We start anew, but in reality it is this way each and every day. Each day the train leaves the station for another 24 hour trip; either you are on board or not.
Jan 01, 2017
Your-Life-Your-Story - My Life Story Blog Archives, December, 2016
An archive of previous My Life Story blog entries from December, 2016 regarding personal history, life story writing and more.
Dec 29, 2016
Don't Fear the Reaper
On Tuesday I was at a local coffee shop writing the December issue of my free newsletter. I titled it the Don't Fear the Reaper Edition, primarily because this past year has had such a large amount of notable deaths. Yes, of course, the Blue Oyster Cult song influenced the title. "All our times have come / Here but now they're gone."
Dec 22, 2016
Papercrafting and Preserving All Things Pap
It is one thing to use paper; quite another to understand just exactly what paper is and how to preserve the things we put down on paper, be they memoirs and personal histories, legacy letters, thank you notes, essays, photographs, or other artistic expressions such as drawings, paintings and scrapbooking.
Dec 18, 2016
Personal History Is Your Story
Personal history is your story and your life is your story. Part of the journey, I believe, is to pass on your experience, strength and hope. Some of the ways to do that is through a memoir, audio or video testimony, legacy letters and ethical wills, autobiographies and biographies, family histories, scrapbooks, and photo books. These are suggestions and there are other ways to do it. The important thing is to document something.
Dec 05, 2016
Blogging About Life
I created the Your Life Is Your Story website in 2003 and right away I included a blog as part of the site. The purpose of a blog was to bring attention to qualify family history and life story news, views, methods, products, links, services and "whatever else catches my fancy".
Dec 05, 2016
Your-Life-Your-Story - My Life Story Blog Archives, November, 2016
An archive of previous My Life Story blog entries from November, 2016 regarding personal history, life story writing and more.
Nov 29, 2016
Giving Tuesday Matters
Giving is a good thing. And purchases are important for businesses to survive. However, there are things that matter more than buying. So a few years ago a movement emerged to accompany Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Giving Tuesday is designed as a global day of giving to worthwhile causes.
Everybody has a story to tell!