Do you want to write your life story but don’t think you have the skills or don’t know where to begin? This multi-award wining book might help.
Sharing tips from years of experience in teaching and writing personal history, Patricia Charpentier makes penning your life story an easy, fun and fascinating process. Don’t think you have the skills? Don’t know where to begin? Let the encouraging words and clear examples in Eating an Elephant: Write Your Life One Bite at a Time walk you through writing your life story one memory at a time.
Inside you will discover how easy it is to get started, divide your life into manageable bites, generate story ideas, bring people to life on the page, create vivid descriptions, turn memories into stories and much more.
If you’d like to read an excerpt from Eating an Elephant: Write Your Life One Bite at a Time, here is a viewable PDF.
Eating an Elephant is available for purchase here at a discounted price of $19.95 (list price $24.95).
Eating an Elephant: Write Your Life One Bite at a Time received the 2012 first place Global E-Book Award, 2012 Florida Publishers Association Silver Medal, and 2011 first place Florida Writers Association Royal Palm Literary Award. To read a review from Story Circle Book Reviews, click here.
LifeStory Publishing, ISBN 978-0-9832382-3-2 Copyright © August 2011, paperback, 165 pages