A writer will wear a mask until we can achieve social distancing. If an interviewee desires, a mask will be worn the entire time.
A typical interview is between four and six hours. This can be spread over a period of two days if need be. The tone is relaxed and congenial.
Absolutely! Relationship stories are wonderful! A couple's story will begin at the point of their relationship. Early histories of the individuals will be limited.
We want our interviewee to be comfortable and relaxed. If that is in their own home and their favorite chair, that is where we will be!
In person interviews are best to draw out memories. Travel can be arranged at a separate fee, but the interview can be done over Zoom or FaceTime if an in-person interview is not feasible.
The project fee for a standard memoir is $2000. This includes manuscript drafting, formatting for a book of approximately 30-50 pages, one round of revisions, cover design, placement of up to 24 photos, and printing costs. Ask about the friends and family rate.
If you're not ready for a full-fledged memoir, 52 weeks maybe your answer. For a period of one year, your loved one will receive a question via email to be answered and sent back. All stories will be compiled and put in a book narrative. The cost for 52 weeks is $1000.
$500 is due when the contract has been signed, and the other portion at the end prior to delivering your book.
You will receive two full color books of approximately 30-50 pages
Beyond your initial two books, extra books may be ordered at an extra cost.
Of course! The digital files are provided for you. You are free to copy at will.
Challenges generally shape who we are. Understandably, some clients may choose not to divulge that information. Your book will reflect your choices.