Resources

Books on Writing Memoir:

Shimmering Images by Lisa Dale Norton
The Heart and Craft of Lifestory Writing by Sharon Lippincott
Writing the Memoir: From Truth to Art by Judith Barrington
Inventing the Truth: The Art and Craft of Memoir by William Zinsser
The Power of Memoir by Linda Joy Myers
Your Life as Story by Tristine Ranier
Tell-Tale Souls: Writing the Mother Memoir by Lynn Henriksen

Books on Publishing and Marketing:

APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur, How to Publish a Book by Guy Kawasaki
The Self-Publishing Manual by Dan Poynter
The Complete Guide to Self Publishing by Marilyn Ross & Sue Collier
Red Hot Internet Publicity by Penny Sansevieri
How to Market a Book by Joanna Penn

Guides on Publishing and Publishing Services:

Writer Beware
Midwest Book Review
 

Book Publishing Articles:

Methods of Publishing
Is Independent Publishing for You
Amazon’s CreateSpace Publishing
Ingram Spark (Lightning Source) for Publishers
E-book Publishing
Educational Memoirs
Design & Layout (if you must publish using a MS Word document)
Editing Tips
Beta Readers

Understanding MS Word Track Changes Function

How to Source and Use Photos in Self-Published Books
by Jean Gill for Alliance of Independent Authors, 3/18/2016

Memoir Writing Articles:

History Timeline
Writing a Memoir That Will Sell
Lifewriting Questions for Veterans
Using Lulu.com for Family Memoirs

A Writer’s Guide to Defamation and Invasion of Privacy,
by Amy Cook for Writer’s Digest, 12/15/2010

Interviews and guest posts:

St. Louis Writers Guild Author Series, Linda Austin, 3/21/2013
Publishing Your Memoir, audio interview, National Assoc of Memoir Writers, 9/21/2012
CreateSpace, Lightning Source or Both, on Savvy Writers and e-Books, 8/11/2012
Why I Self Published, with Sharon Lippincott, Heart and Craft of Life Writing, 4/13/2012
Memoir Marketing, with Kathy Pooler, Memoir Writers Journey, 3/26/2012
The Writing of Cherry Blossoms (3 parts), with Jerry Waxler,
Memory Writers Network, 12/2011

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