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Author Archives: Diana Raab

6 Ways to Find Focus For Your Memoir

Woman working at home

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 »

9 Reasons Why Keeping a Journal is Transformative


by Diana Raab, PhD Candidate “All serious daring starts within.” ~Eudora Welty Keeping a journal is not only for women or for those who want ... Read More »