Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Author Archives: Diana Raab

Five Ways to Find Writing Subjects

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by Diana Raab Whether your chosen genre is fiction, nonfiction or poetry, you probably have a unique story to tell. Reliving and retelling childhood stories ... Read More »

5 Tips on the Fine Art of Storytelling


by Diana Raab, Ph.D. The purpose of storytelling is to share those stories which unite us as human beings. Stories bring us together and bridge ... Read More »

6 Ways to Nourish Your Muse


By Diana M. Raab, PhD. The term muse comes from the original Muses who were the nine daughters of the Greek God, Zeus. In today’s ... Read More »

6 Ways to Find Focus For Your Memoir

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by Diana Raab, Ph.D. “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside of you.” ~ Maya Angelou Both memoir and autobiography are ... Read More »

6 Ways to Write a Personal Story


by Diana Raab A personal story can be about an experience you’ve had or a story you want to share about someone else’s experience. You ... Read More »

6 Ways to Start Writing a Memoir

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by Diana Raab You might have good intentions about wanting to write a memoir or feel as if you have a story to tell, but ... Read More »

Writing From the Heart: 8 Tips on Writing A Eulogy


by Diana Raab By definition, a eulogy is a speech given at a memorial service in honor of the deceased. Sometimes there is one eulogy, ... Read More »

5 Reasons to Write a Memoir


by Diana Raab A memoir is a collection of memories about moments or events in an author’s life. The word comes from the French word ... Read More »

5 Ways to Write With Emotional Honesty


by Diana Raab Whether you write memoir, poetry or fiction, it is important to be emotionally honest. Emotions are complex and sometimes it takes a ... Read More »

6 Reasons Why Letter Writing is Good for Your Mind and Body


by Diana Raab The practice of letter writing goes back thousands of years and has served as a way for people to communicate with one ... Read More »