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A New Way to Get – And Give – Advice!

Posted on 11/8/2010 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

TechnologyJoin a Wisdom Circle of your peers in AARP’s online community: Post questions, get and give advice, anytime, from anywhere…

Write your life.

Posted on 07/12/2010 by | Archived Contributor | Comments

Your LifeCheck out these tips from AARP on how to write about your life story, whether it be a memoir, personal essay, or something entirely different. This simple advice can send you on your way to a beautiful piece to share with your loved ones, or a best-selling book to share with the world! Here’s one: Start with gripping. Best-selling author Elizabeth Gilbert didn’t begin Eat, Pray, Love with the prosaic sentence “I was born in Waterbury, Connecticut.” Her first chapter …