The Life Library

Non-Fiction and Self-Help

If you are writing a self-help book, blog or essay, or creative nonfiction, poke around here and take in what feels helpful — and leave the rest!

How to Revise: Part Two
How to Revise: Part One
Hearing One Thing/Saying Another
When You’re Struggling to Find Your Voice
Structure and Chronology Issues in Memoir/Self-Help Hybrid
How to handle a lot of ideas & balancing reading and writing time
How to Start a Non-Fiction Book: Thoughts on How to Overcome Being Overwhelmed and Fear of Outlining