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Jun 20, 2017
The Way You Draw A Circle Can Reveal Cultural Differences
My eye was captured by an article I received from a recent Digg Editions email that stated "Drawing a Circle Reveals Who You Are, And Other Facts".
Jun 13, 2017
Father's Video Tribute - 12 Years of Daughter's First Day of School
Parents remember the first day of school for their children, especially those first couple of years. One father, however, took that first day of school for his daughter to great lengths.
Jun 05, 2017
50 Years Ago the Sgt. Pepper Was the Album We Played
Over the past few days I've been reminiscing about the amazing Beatles' album, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. It was first released on June 1, 1967, so this is the golden anniversary of the historic recording.
Jun 03, 2017
Your-Life-Your-Story - My Life Story Blog Archives, May 2017
An archive of previous My Life Story blog entries from May, 2017 regarding personal history, life story writing and more.
Jun 03, 2017
Your-Life-Your-Story - My Life Story Blog Archives, February, 2011
An archive of previous My Life Story blog entries from February, 2011 regarding personal history, life story writing and more.
May 31, 2017
8th Grade Students Write From the Heart
An 8th grade Language Arts Class at Chowchilla's Wilson Middle School was given a writing assignment. Their teacher, Karen Gallagher asked her students back in September to write about a moment in their lives that had a big effect on them and changed the way they looked at themselves and the world around them. An interesting and seemingly simple assignment.
May 22, 2017
Paris Apartment Closed For 70 Years Opened and It's Like a Time Capsule
It was a remarkable discovery when a Paris apartment, locked since 1939, was recently opened. It was like stepping back in time - a time capsule of sorts - and the amazing amount of art inside makes it quite a treasure trove.
May 17, 2017
R.I.P to the APH
A week ago I received a surprising email. It was sent to all the members of the Association of Personal Historians (APH), a not-for-profit trade organization with members around the world, announcing the dissolution of the organization.
May 10, 2017
Your-Life-Your-Story - My Life Story Blog Archives, April 2017
An archive of previous My Life Story blog entries from April, 2017 regarding personal history, life story writing and more.
Apr 25, 2017
A Publisher's Good Tips About Writing Your Life Story
You might wonder what publishers think about people writing a book about their lives. If you don't already know it, the field of publishing is extremely competitive. Many people dream of writing a best-seller and getting their book into the hands of thousands or millions of people. But the odds are tough.
Everybody has a story to tell!