John is a born storyteller. Helping him put all his memories and his knowledge into print was a joyful and fascinating experience.
With Veterans Day upon us, we're reminded of the profound impact that personal war memoirs have played in shaping our collective memories of conflicts.
There are as many different reasons for writing a memoir as there are writers of memoirs. Some of the most compelling objectives for our authors at LifeBook Memoirs are to leave a legacy for their families, to tell their children and grandchildren about their lives, to impart their memories of a childhood lived in a […]
When you reminisce about all of those good times you shared, like the music you danced to in your kitchen, you’re swept into the past. The friendly smell of that soap, the feel of a familiar sweater, it all stimulates your brain helping you stay focused on the present, while ever mindful of your beautiful LifeBook past.
Loneliness – the feeling of social isolation – can strike anyone at any time in their lives but, for older people, the experience can have a long-lasting and devastating impact. As we grow older, we often have to contend with a combination of events and changes that can lead to us becoming more isolated. But […]