Category Archives: Memoir

ON WRITING: A MEMOIR OF THE CRAFT by Stephen King ~ easy-to-read. Its shortness is deceptive. Full of great advice and pointers! Join me in my journey of learning to write a novel.

Continuing my quest to learn all about the craft of writing, I picked up a book recommended to me by Diana Cosby, written by Stephen King.  I knew him as a great writer, but now I feel I almost know … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: MEMORIES, DREAMS & DEFLECTIONS: MY ODYSSEY THROUGH EMOTIONAL INDIGESTION by Valerie Gilbert ~ her irreverent perspective of life and her words of wisdom through life experiences will touch your senses in utter understanding

Title: Memories, Dreams & Deflections: My Odyssey Through Emotional Indigestion Author: Valerie Gilbert Genre: Self-Help, Memoir Pages: 260 Published by: Black Opal Books Published Date: January 4, 2014 Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC ASIN: B00HYQJX4W Narrated by: Valerie Gilbert … Continue reading

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Author and Narrator Valerie Gilbert tells us about her ‘other life’ and so much more! Learn about her experience in a trance state, her mystical beliefs, her thoughts on reincarnation, karma and her life-changing experience at a séance.

I’ve known Valerie Gilbert now for about three years.  We met on Facebook and have kept regularly in touch.  I met her as a narrator and have come to respect and love her as person.  She narrates all kinds of … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: SWAMI SOUP by Valerie Gilbert

Title: Swami Soup Author: Valerie Gilbert Genre: Memoir, Biography Pages: 294 Published by: Black Opan books Published Date: November 30, 2014 ISBN-10:1626942129 ISBN-13: 978-1626942127 Narrated by: Valerie Gilbert Length: 8 hour, 5 minutes Release Date: January 26, 2015 Published by: … Continue reading

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Guest Author Leticia, sharing why she wrote her story — a story of a woman with a strong will to survive and finally finds happiness

Title: Letty’s Story Author: Leticia Genre: Memoir Published By: Tate Publishing Published Date: October 28, 2014 Pages: 296 ISBN-10: 1633067564 ISBN-13: 978-1633067561   Letty’s Story ~ a true and factual story of grief and love This is Leticia—bloodied by war, unwanted by … Continue reading

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Award-winning real-life fiction, based on the author’s life ~ LIFE IS A BALANCE by Philip Nork

Life is a Balance was awarded the Gold Standard of Literary Excellence by The Princeton Literary Review in 2013. Title: Life is a Balance It isn’t only about you, part 2 of his life journey, Misguided Sensitivity is part 1. … Continue reading

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Uniquely Told By Two Dead Women — FROM THESE ROOTS by Audrie Clifford — Fiction & Memoir

Title: From These Roots Author: Audrie Clifford Genre: Fiction/Memoir Published By: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (March 4, 2014) Pages: 252 ISBN-10: 1495948005 ISBN-13: 978-1495948008 Book Jacket Blurb: Most of us don’t live in exactly the same style as our parents. … Continue reading

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SHANNON’S GIFT by Nate Bennett — a journey of losing your soul and somehow regaining it

Title:  Shannon’s Gift: A Story of Love, Loss, and Recovery Author:   Nate Bennett Genre: Grieving, loss, love story Publish Date:   June 1, 2014 Publisher:  Booklogix Event organized by: Literati Author Services, Inc.  ~ Book Synopsis ~ In this raw, … Continue reading

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