“Where you stand depends on where you sit,” because the information you have will differ from what others have and what you have at stake will differ also. The memoir is particularly subjective.
A memoir is a story about your life, as you saw it, as you understood it. It is less formal than an autobiography or a biography. It tells the truth, not necessarily all the truth. Reasons for writing a memoir include:
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Excerpted from my recent opus, Write Your Book with Me, pubished by Outskirts Press and available from online booksellers like amazon.com and bn.com. See also my coruscating writing-coaching-editing web site http://WriteYourBookwithMe.com.