Five Great Quotations about Autobiography

“I don’t think anyone should write their autobiography until after they’re dead.” – Samuel Goldwyn

“If my clone writes my biography, is it really an autobiography?” – Jarod Kintz

“Autobiography begins with a sense of being alone. It is an orphan form.” – John Berger

“A poet’s autobiography is his poetry. Anything else is just a footnote.” – Yevgeny Yevtushenko

“Autobiography is usually honest but it is never truthful.” – Robert A. Heinlein


My name is Rob Bignell. I’m an affordable, professional editor who runs Inventing Reality Editing Service, which meets the manuscript needs of writers both new and published. I also offer a variety of self-publishing services. During the past decade, I’ve helped more than 300 novelists and nonfiction authors obtain their publishing dreams at reasonable prices. I’m also the author of the 7 Minutes a Day… writing guidebooks, four nonfiction hiking guidebook series, and the literary novel Windmill. Several of my short stories in the literary and science fiction genres also have been published.