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Jul 02, 2015
Grateful Dead at 50 and the Fare Thee Well Shows
It was fifty years ago that the Grateful Dead formed and it has truly been a long, strange trip for this iconic American rock group. Although Jerry Garcia, lead guitarist and founding member, passed away 20 years ago the influence of the music and various incarnations of live music from the surviving members has carried on over the years.
Jul 01, 2015
Your Legacy Smile Up Close Profile by Your-Life-Your-Story
Robb Lucy is the creator of www.yourlegacysmile.com. His recently published book, Legacies aren't just for Dead People! is designed to help you to discover what legacy means for you and provides a wealth of information on how to make lasting legacies in line with your passions, values and purpose.
Jul 01, 2015
Your-Life-Your-Story - My Life Story Blog Archives, June, 2015
An archive of previous My Life Story blog entries from June, 2015 regarding personal history, life story writing and more.
Jun 30, 2015
The Death of Traditional Photography
Photographs have long been part of preserving parts of our lives, our memories and our stories. But today's technology both makes taking pictures easier and yet also could lead to the lost art of sharing memories as special times with friends and family through printed photographs kept in photo albums.
Jun 29, 2015
Using Compare and Contrast in Your Lifestory
A writing technique used in schools can be very beneficial when approaching your life story. Using a compare and contrast technique will provide an interesting perspective.
Jun 25, 2015
First Global Satellite Production Included Beatles and All You Need Is Love
42 years ago today the first global satellite television event took place. It is most remembered for the Beatles debuting a song they wrote for the broadcast. "All You Need Is Love" still resonates today as a much needed positive message in our often troubled world.
Jun 17, 2015
Invest in Your Legacy with Your Life Story
What could be more valuable to us that the stories of our lives shared with our family and friends, including future generations?
Jun 13, 2015
100 Year Old School Blackboards Give Glimpse of the Past
A school in Oklahoma has been remodeling and when the workers tore out the old chalkboards on the walls so they could install new sophisticated interactive smartboards a remarkable discovery was made.
Jun 05, 2015
Recovering from Brain Injuries Helped by Storytelling
I came across an interesting story from The Guardian about how to better understand brain injury survivors - Brain injury survivors are storytelling their way to recovery?. An online writing project, Who Are We Now? has the survivors of brain injuries sharing in their own words who they are, what happened to them and how their experiences have changed them.
Jun 04, 2015
Little AJ and Photo Memories
It really is not hard to recall and share stories about family members. Go through some old photographs and think about the memories they spark.
Everybody has a story to tell!