I'm Lisa, Your Personal
Biographer & Life Story Writer.
I love conversing with people, listening to their personal and professional journeys, capturing their experiences and philosophies in writing, and becoming an integral part of highlighting their legacy.
I’m here to show you your life was not a series of haphazard decisions or random starts and stops along the way. I’ll connect the dots to show you the cohesion of your life and the overarching themes that may not be readily apparent to you. Just as people have influenced you, your life has influenced others, and a biography is the opportunity to influence the generations to come.
Sitting down and telling your story is a powerful form of self-care and healing like no other. The journey of telling it matters.
Each and every person’s life is significant, complete with joys, heartbreaks, failures, successes, challenges, and triumphs. To share your life with others is an act of self-empowerment and generosity. Your story might be the seed for someone else’s growth.
Everyone has an incredible story to tell. Let me help you tell yours. Let’s get started!
What Others Have
Written About Me
"Everyone knows the power of story. Lisa knows that everybody has within them a very good, real-life one to tell. Her special gift is that she goes beyond, by not only turning those memories, facts, and circumstances into a more ordered, professional recounting, but she adds a touch that ignites them into a bright, attractive story. My experience is that the result is marvelous, bordering on overwhelming."
Personal Biography Project
Working with Lisa was a pleasant experience that I will always cherish. She helped me capture the important details of my life. She is a great listener and pushed me beyond my comfort zone to express myself. The result of our time together is a beautifully written memoir that will be part of my family's history forever.
Lisa used great skill in obtaining pertinent information to make my husband's life story interesting and complete. She skillfully asked questions to fill in areas for more detail. Lisa's write-up of his story was excellent because she gave his story an affectionate tone that matched my husband's personality.
Lisa had the ability to weave together the individual working parts of our personal and professional pursuits into an engaging narrative we're so excited to share with others. Lisa is an amazing writer and her work clearly showcases her skills and talent.
Claire & Rusty Orner
Professional Business Biography
“Lisa, you are a superior editor and integrator! It was a pleasure working with you on the Highlights package. I must say that writing answers to your questions gave me the opportunity to reflect on experiences, decisions, people, and myself. It was a clarifying experience, an educational opportunity, and in the scheme of one’s life, well worth the reflection. Best wishes.”
“Your story is the greatest legacy that you will leave to your friends. It’s the longest-lasting legacy you will leave to your heirs.” —Steve Saint
“What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others.” —Pericles
“I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It’s all a question of how I view my life.”
3. Self-discovery & Healing
"Reflective thinking turns experience into insight."
—John C. Maxwell