Writing About Your Life: Moving from Purpose to Action

Am I really supposed to tell my story? Okay, that question was settled a few months ago, but I found myself rehearsing that question over and over again until I picked up a notebook and started jotting down some ideas in it.¬† I knew I had a story to tell, but I had to quiet… Continue reading Writing About Your Life: Moving from Purpose to Action

Writing about Your Life: Letting Purpose Guide You

How do you know if God wants you to write about your life? It’s simple. Everybody has a story to tell somebody; that’s what my grandma used to call a testimony. While some are called to pick up the phone and encourage a friend, others may be called to say a kind word to those… Continue reading Writing about Your Life: Letting Purpose Guide You

Writing about Your Life: Narrowing the Choices

All of us have a lot we could talk about, but what is God leading you to include in your book? There’s no magic formula to finding the answer. I had many ideas and just began jotting a list of possible¬†events to include in my journal. That worked for me because I am a “list”… Continue reading Writing about Your Life: Narrowing the Choices