More Luck than Judgment by David W. Lewis LifeBook Memoirs editor Ania Kalinowska shares her experience of working on one of her favorite projects. The front cover of More Luck than Judgment The title may suggest that David’s LifeBook Memoir is a tale of pure luck, but I would argue that it takes some serious […]
Imagine learning more about your great-grandparents’ lives, their stories, values and challenges, and your heritage. That’s the gift you are giving your family and future generations when you put your story to paper and write your memoir. That’s the importance of writing your memoir. What Are the Benefits of Writing a Memoir? Writing a memoir [&h
You can’t insure your memory, but you can insure your memories by writing them down. Without memory, our lives would not exist as we know it. The workings of memory have fascinated scientists for thousands of years, but much is still shrouded in mystery. In this piece, we delve into what we do know to answer that age-old question: what is memory?
As with any traditional event, customs change over the years, and gifts are becoming popular at Thanksgiving. Customized and experience presents are particularly favored as many people move away from material possessions. Perhaps, you want to express your gratitude to a loved one with a memoir this year?
Barbara Thompson MBE is a legend of the global jazz scene, and her career has spanned nearly five decades. Her influence will continue throughout 2020, with the release of her autobiography, upcoming appearance on Channel 4’s 24 Hours in A&E, and the continued appeal of her music.
In the past 70 years, the prevalence of affordable air travel has led to a seemingly smaller globe as people of all ages have the opportunity to travel. Retirees especially, who may have never been abroad until well into adulthood, are discovering the world and building memories.
While Europe had been fighting the Nazis, another limb of the war was being simultaneously fought many thousands of miles away in the Pacific. This conflict ended on 15th August 1945. This year we celebrate the 75th anniversary of VJ Day.
At LifeBook Memoirs, we’re often asked what the difference is between a memoir, an autobiography, and a biography. Although there are differences, it can be whatever you want it to be. The beauty is that, however you refer to it, it is your story, captured for generations to come.