Should I tell my ‘ordinary’ life story?

If you take nothing else from this article, here is one important takeaway: our ordinary, everyday stories need to be told. 

Some people think only celebrities get to tell their life stories, but the stories of the not-so-rich-and-famous are big business. Ghostwriting companies and self-publishers are flourishing as more and more people tell their life stories for friends, family, and colleagues.

So, in this article, I'll talk you through your options for getting your story out there, with some very down-to-earth reflections on your chances of getting published. And I'll remind you of all the big reasons why your story matters...