How to write an autobiography – the step-by-step guide

The process of turning the memories and experiences of your life into words on a page is hard work. But the rewards of sticking with the process, of carrying on writing, and actually seeing your story emerge on the page are well worth it.

This step-by-step guide to writing an autobiography will: help you identify your audience and your reasons for writing, give you practical tips for the actual writing part - the bit too many how-to guides fail to address - and give you a couple of alternative ways of getting your autobiography out of your head and into the world.