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Personal Bio

Rosanne Gulisano is the founder and facilitator of Lifestories: Creating a Memoir, a memoir-writing workshop. She has been writing and speaking about memoir-writing since 1999. Rosanne is the author of many personal biographies for people just like you who wish to share their personal stories with family and friends.

In addition, her workshops inspire and encourage folks to begin writing their own stories. She has taught her workshop for seniors groups, women’s clubs, library and park district programs and in community college classes. Rosanne started a successful, on-going, memoir-writing group and her workshops have inspired and launched several other similar groups. She has served on the board of her local heritage center in St. Charles, Illinois, and is currently living in Fairhope, Alabama. Rosanne has written a helpful how-to book titled From Intention to Reality: A Guide for Writing Your Own Life Story. She can be reached at info@lifestoriescreatingamemoir.com.


Rosanne is a firm believer that everyone should be writing their life story: They just don't know it yet! It is her mission to encourage and motivate people from all walks of life to write their personal life story for future generations. Her passion and enthusiasm for the topic create the sense of urgency we all need to motivate us to begin the task of documenting the noteworthy events of our lives. Create a bridge across the generations. Rosanne has taught her workshop at such venues as:

"Rosanne Gulisano is a keeper of tales. She listens to people’s life stories and more importantly teaches them how to capture their memories in written form...." >>
"What do you know about your great grandparents? Anything at all? If you do, chances are that it's very little..." >>
"Gone but not forgotten could be the motto of Rosanne Gulisano's business, through which she offers workshops on writing memoirs..." >>
"Live, laugh, love, leave a legacy. Rosanne Gulisano, a member of The Welcome Club of the Fox Valley, recently shared this quip, as she unveiled here hobby of memoir saving..." >>