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Phentex

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19. I think of AI for more of a memories book like Story Pro...
Mon Apr 10, 2023, 05:34 PM
Apr 2023

not for an actual memoir with your own words and feelings.

I'm working on something in between. I want to get "my story" written out for my children, not something to be published and read by the general public. I've taken some memoir courses which were helpful but I think it all depends on what you want to do with it.

Look at these PJMcK Apr 2023 #1
you left out Conjuay Apr 2023 #21
Objectivity PJMcK Apr 2023 #23
Ok Lithos Apr 2023 #2
Check your library for "Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life" by Anne Lamott Lettuce Be Apr 2023 #3
Great book AZSkiffyGeek Apr 2023 #14
I was going to recommend this book as well... Phentex Apr 2023 #15
around here NJCher Apr 2023 #4
one more thought NJCher Apr 2023 #7
. . . and hers was one of the Not Heidi Apr 2023 #9
There's a ton of info on that & I'm sure, specifically how to write memoirs. CrispyQ Apr 2023 #5
I would recommend several books on writing by Natalie Goldberg, specificly one on writing memoir. royable Apr 2023 #6
Possible (Writing) Tools As Assistants Ahna KneeMoose Apr 2023 #8
What? Not Microsoft Word? Not Heidi Apr 2023 #10
Ahh, Err, Umm, Actually (then Seriously?) (Okay then!) (n/t) Ahna KneeMoose Apr 2023 #11
The latest MS-Office, which includes Word, provides direct access to the MS AI writing assistants. Earth-shine Apr 2023 #26
Just start writing. Worry about getting it into final, publishable form highplainsdem Apr 2023 #12
I'm a retired professional writer. Earth-shine Apr 2023 #13
Really? AI? Not Heidi Apr 2023 #17
You can't copyright AI illustrations. There's already a court ruling highplainsdem Apr 2023 #18
I can certainly see how AI-written stories would piss off editors of creative writing mags, but ... Earth-shine Apr 2023 #25
I've posted a number of threads in General Discussion on magazines highplainsdem Apr 2023 #29
"In which case they don't deserve readers." Earth-shine Apr 2023 #31
The problem with chatbots providing misinformation, as opposed to some sites you can get highplainsdem Apr 2023 #34
You are now very far from the OP. Earth-shine Apr 2023 #35
We're on the subject of AI because you highplainsdem Apr 2023 #36
I think of AI for more of a memories book like Story Pro... Phentex Apr 2023 #19
That's what Carol Burnett intended Not Heidi Apr 2023 #37
It is fully originated by the user, not the AI. Earth-shine Apr 2023 #24
No, a rough draft from a chatbot isn't fully originated by the person highplainsdem Apr 2023 #27
The difference is between what would be acceptable for small-scale publishing and what one might Earth-shine Apr 2023 #30
I agree that big business doesn't care, and a lot of companies are already implementing AI highplainsdem Apr 2023 #32
Absolutely Consider All Wordages From 'highplainsdem' (Just Above) Ahna KneeMoose Apr 2023 #16
Elders Not Heidi Apr 2023 #38
Understood - And Thank You For Your Kind Response (n/t) Ahna KneeMoose Apr 2023 #39
Am same as you. But best internet advice from successful types: Just DO IT UTUSN Apr 2023 #20
It would be difficult for me as I approach the end of life. Chainfire Apr 2023 #22
Just fiction... Sorry Laura PourMeADrink Apr 2023 #28
No, but this guy does: lastlib Apr 2023 #33
Two LudwigPastorius Apr 2023 #40
I put the question to ChatGPT. Here's the reply intrepidity Apr 2023 #41
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