[Video] How to Write a Memoir: Legacy vs. Commercially ViableJan 10, 2024
Are you writing a memoir?
Do you know what type of memoir you're writing?
Some writers are writing a memoir to share their family history. Their book is intended for family members and close friends. These memoirs are known as legacy memoirs.
Other writers are writing a memoir to share their story globally. They want to reach a broader audience and increase book sales. These memoirs are known as commercially viable memoirs.
In this video, Cristen Iris explores the essential factors to consider when writing a memoir.
- The differences between legacy and commercially viable memoirs;
- How to define your purpose and audience; and
- Why you need to identify your unique story angle.
Watch the full video for valuable tips on how to write a memoir!