This is one place I recommend using the old-fashioned way of writing by using pen and paper. Do you want to go back and forth between “the old days” and the present time?
Since all of your scenes are written out separately, you can later rearrange them into an order that that is appropriate for your book. Once you decide on your order, then you can go back and rearrange what you have already written.
While you might not remember every detail about a certain event, I guarantee someone who was there does remember.
Asking family and friends for ideas or details of a certain situation can give you a completely different perspective of the event or time in your life.
If writing your life story touches you while you are writing it, think about all the people you can touch when they read it. When she’s not writing, Ruth spends her time quilting, reading, scrapbooking, camping and hiking with her family.
About the author: Ruth O’Neil has been a freelance writer for more than 20 years, publishing hundreds of articles in dozens of publications.
But there were a lot of fights and I was very hyper back then.
I have ADHD so back then when I was little; I was very hyper and wouldn't stop moving around the place.
I went to Bohannon Middle School for grades 6th to 8th grade, it wasn't the best school, but the teachers there were nice.
“I want to write my life story, but I don’t know where to start.” I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard this statement. It doesn’t matter if that story will never be on the best seller list.