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Writing about your life has 401 ratings and 63 reviews adam said: this book is angeringly awful first it should be called zinsser writing about zinsse. With quietly witty insights into academic life, zinsser charts years spent teaching at yale while writing freelance for magazines such as look an account of his service as an editor at the book-of-the-month club includes a history of that venerable institution finally zinsser brings us up-to-date with his recent rebirth as a. Writing for your life: discovering the story of your life's journey [deena metzger ] on amazoncom free writing for your life and over one million other books are available for amazon kindle writing for your life is an inspiring companion for any writer, professional or personal, who sees writing as a spiritual act. I can't tell you how often people come up to me and say, tell me how to write a book about my life you've got your life story to tell, and you can make it a best seller i get goose bumps every time i hear that someone is going to write their life story or biography your own personal history could be one of the most important.
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