What to Put in Your Memoir and What to Leave Out

9. What to Put in Your Memoir — And What to Leave Out

Your memoir isn’t an autobiography and doesn’t need to tell your life story. 

So what should it include? Do you have to share all your deep, dark secrets?

Can you talk about other people in your memoir? And should you?

In this episode, I answer all those questions and more.


  • how to focus your memoir so it will appeal to readers
  • what you should include when you share your story
  • and what you should absolutely leave out of your book.


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