About Memories of Me: A Complete Guide to Telling and Sharing the Stories of Your Life

 Memories of Me CoverWe all have stories to share with our children and grandchildren. Whether it’s a proud moment, memories of grandparents, or a lesson you’ve learned, Memories of Me: A Complete Guide to Telling and Sharing the Stories of Your Life helps you put the episodes of your past onto paper and share them with loved ones.

Look-Inside-for-Site-2Inside you’ll find

• Simple, down-to-earth instructions to get you started

• Worksheets with in-depth brainstorming exercises to spark recall

• Plenty of examples to spark your creativity

• Writing advice to make your memories shine

Preserve your stories and share them with the important people in your life by using the tips and advice found in this comprehensive guide.

Praise for Memories of Me:

Telling our personal stories can literally change lives. We are all connected as the human family and we learn much from sharing with each other. “Memories of Me” is the perfect guide to assist you in getting your stories down for generations to enjoy and grow from.
– Jeffery C. Olsen, Bestselling Author “I Knew Their HeartsBeyond Mile Marker 80.

Part how to, part idea generator, and part motivator, Memories of Me will inspire you to begin (or continue) your writing life. This Complete Guide to Telling and Sharing the Stories of Your Life is enriched with worksheets and personal stories that provide advice, tips, and ideas. A must have resource for writing your memoir.
  -Matilda Butler, award-winning co-author of Rosie’s Daughters: The “First Woman To” Generation Tells Its Story

If you dream of writing your story but don’t yet feel ready to tackle the memoir genre, Laura Hedgecock has a book full of creative ideas that will help you start small and easy. Memories of Me is your inspirational guide to memory writing (not to be confused with memoir writing)–an important distinction that helps to tame and scale the memoir into something quite approachable. Just as Laura delves into her grandmother’s treasure chest for story ideas, her book is a veritable goldmine of tips and exercises for finding your own stories.
– Kendra Bonnett, co-author of Writing Alchemy: How to Write Fast and Deep

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  7 Responses to “Memories of Me book”

  1. I want this book! I’m appreciating your blog posts, saving your ideas carefully in a special folder; even though I’m in the midst of a huge family photo scanning project right now. This book sounds like exactly what I need as I turn my focus to writing. Is it a real book, or an e-book? When will it be available?
    Thank you for all that share with us all – your posts are an encouragement and inspiration!!

  2. I would REALLY like to get your book as an E-book! Is it available yet and would I be able to get it as an E-book through Amazon or your own personal website? Let me…you did a GREAT job describing it and I love your ideas. Im here!
    Donnetta in Alaska 🙂

  3. …I would also love to get your book as an E-book, if it is available.

  4. I’ve been trying to find your book. Is there a print and/or an e-book version available? Where can I purchase it?

    • Hi Susan,
      Thanks for asking. I am hoping that it will be available in May 2013. I’m in discussions with a publisher. I’ll announce it as soon as I know anything concrete.

  5. I would love this book too, printed and electronic. It sounds like just what I have been looking for so I can leave my story for my children! Please let me know when it is available and how to get it! Wonderful idea!

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