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Jan 24, 2020
Life Lessons from Your Story
One of the powerful reasons for people to write about their life experiences and share their stories is that everyone learns lessons from certain situations they have been in. I call them valuable life lessons.
Jan 19, 2020
Two Words of Advice for Parents and Grandparents
Dealing with the sometimes delicate interactions between parents and grandparents over the children means respecting each other's boundaries, being good influences, modeling behavior that you want those children to learn and understanding our roles. Since I have lived as a child, grandchild, parent and grandparent an article I read in GRAND magazine is on to something.
Jan 17, 2020
Your Circle of Influence
You may think there are not many people you influence, but upon careful examination you could be surprised.
Jan 09, 2020
Your-Life-Your-Story - My Life Story Blog Archives, December, 2019
An archive of previous My Life Story blog entries from December, 2019 regarding personal history, life story writing and more.
Dec 30, 2019
On the Train
I have a friend, he's one of those "one day at a time" guys, and he is fond of living his life like's on the train. Note, I didn't say, a train. THE train, as in the way he travels through life.
Dec 22, 2019
Winter Soul Tis
I admit it. I am a sucker for clever wordplay. It’s the Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year here in the Northern Hemisphere. That means we will start having more light each day as we go through the long and cold nights of winter.
Dec 09, 2019
Legacy Letters Pass on Values
A legacy letter is a deeply life-affirming way to pass on your love and values. It can be a document, book or recording - or any combination thereof - that becomes a treasured personal history item whose value is immeasurable.
Dec 05, 2019
How Your Story Becomes a Memoir
How does your story that you might be writing become a memoir?
Dec 05, 2019
Your-Life-Your-Story - My Life Story Blog Archives, November, 2019
An archive of previous My Life Story blog entries from November, 2019 regarding personal history, life story writing and more.
Nov 26, 2019
Life is a Spiral and We Keep Coming Back to Certain Lessons
Do you know the saying, "Three steps forward, two steps back"? That's really how our life works. Your life journey is not one straight line. Although we do experience our life in one thing after another, the path we travel is really a winding one.
Everybody has a story to tell!