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Jan 30, 2023

Revisit and Revise Your Writing

Sandia Mountain view

When you revisit a place like that it can stimulate your memory. Just as important is going back and revisiting earlier life writing.

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Jan 25, 2023

Ethical Wills - Why You Should Write One


The things that are most important to us in our life journey shape and influence us everyday. A growing trend is writing an Ethical Wills

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Jan 18, 2023

Biography Writers


The key is finding the right biography writer. Know their process, cost, and what the finished product is like.

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Jan 10, 2023

Your Life Changing Event

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Something has happened in your life, a life changing event, that is shaping everything you are and do.

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Dec 20, 2022

Christmas Memories - Past, Present and Future

We all have Christmas memories. Christmas time is special for children and for grownups, too, when we’re able to experience the magic of the season.

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Dec 12, 2022

Spending and Giving

spending and giving

The holidays is the season of spending and giving. Is there a difference between spending and giving?

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Nov 21, 2022

High Five for Gratitude


Making a list of the top things you are grateful for is always beneficial. I believe we should never lose sight of those things in life that mean the most.

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Nov 07, 2022

The Power of Lists

life story lists

Lists can be great building blocks for crafting your life story. I always recommend the creation of a Memory List.

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Nov 07, 2022

Writing An Autobiography

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Writing an autobiography is not as daunting a task as you might think. To write an autobiography, begin with lists.

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Oct 31, 2022

Vin Scully True Class Act

Hank Aaron 715 home run

Vin Scully wasn't just a master at his craft. He was a fine human being, a true class act. That's a great legacy.

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