What Our Clients Say . . .

"My dad needs to write a sequel!"—Alfred J. Ewald

"I learned so much about myself. I have a calmness about me; it's almost like a religious experience, a new understanding."—Donna Carter

"I can't believe how quickly this session went. This is quite an experience."—Alfred J. Ewald

"Michelle took the words right out of my mouth and made them sound so much better."—Lynda Spinelli

"I just read a book from cover to cover for the first time in my life. No Cliff Notes or a wandering mind. My attention was had. I read my mom's memoir."—Lynda Spinelli's son

"Michelle, I cannot tell you how well you put everything together and inspired such a wonderfully written story. Thank you for believing in my mom, and listening to her life."—Lynda Spinelli's son

"Michelle introduced me to the concept of personal history. I didn't think that someone would be interested in my life, but I learned that my children and grandchildren are so grateful for my stories. I am impressed by how well Michelle integrates bits and pieces from my childhood and encourages me to dig deeper. I have learned more about myself, my parents, and my own childhood.” Memoir course participant

After listening to her uncle's story, "Who is this man that I've known for 45 years? I've never met him in this way."—William Ewald's niece

"Working with Michelle was a joy. She was very organized and communicated clearly so everyone on our project was put at ease and knew what to expect. The end result was one to be proud of and captured the story and emotion perfectly."—Mandi Bickel, Free Christian Church Tech Director

"Michelle recreated a 100-year old photo album that is a priceless heirloom to me and my family."—Patricia Loder

"Michelle helped me find long lost family members. Family meant everything to my mother, and she frequently told stories that she clearly wanted us to know about our family. My mother would be so happy to hear that my distant cousins and I have connected."—Patricia Loder

"I didn't think I could remember that far back."—Donna Carter

"We shared stories in pairs and everyone left feeling motivated to explore our memories and share more stories with those who are important to us. An enjoyable time was had by all!""—Meg Moran

Lynda Spinelli

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