From Past to Present:
A Guide to Interviewing Elders & Preserving Family History

Are you being nudged by your spirit to gather the untold stories of your family’s past, before it’s too late?

Imagine sitting at the kitchen table talking with your dad or beloved auntie. What anecdotes will they share about their lives and the sagas of your ancestors? Are you a caregiver wanting to document the interesting tales you are told while you work?

Perhaps you want to interview a grandparent, teacher, or colleague – someone with insight, experience, and wisdom. For Mitch Albom, author of the New York Times best-seller, “Tuesdays with Morrie,” it was his college professor.

If he can do it, so can you.

This guide will equip you with the essential skills and tools to capture these invaluable life narratives. Dive into the depths of your elders’ life journeys, explore their unique identities, and embrace the timeless wisdom they yearn to share.

You will gain an appreciation of:

And… Making a message out of the mess of photos, letters, mementos, and collections!

Become a storyteller and leave behind a cherished legacy for generations to come.

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