I was born in 1939. The other big event of that year was the outbreak of the Second World War, but for the moment that did not affect me.
‘I was sick, very sick a couple of years ago, I wasn’t sure I was going to come out the other side and I promised myself that if I did I was going to write this book, to leave a coherent chronology of the life I’ve lived over the last fifty years in this business, for my kids. I remember when my father died, in retrospect, I didn’t really know much about his life. He was busy being a breadwinner and I was busy being a kid, you know. So, having done it, I’m very proud of it. Steven Bochco, August 2016.
The story of your childhood is the story of what made you.
One of the luckiest things that can happen to you in life is to have a happy childhood.
If you’ve got your own store of family secrets to pass on, is there a better place than within the pages of your autobiography? https://buff.ly/2s3CSF2
The unexamined life is not worth living.
We do ourselves a disservice by thinking that only the lives of the famous or celebrated are worth reading about …everybody has at least one book in them.
Since that publication in 2012 she’s done more reality TV, released a series of fictional books based on her time making porn (which she says ruined her life), and a released a line of sex toys. She’s only 27.
Look out for her next memoir, Milked It, publication date tbc. 😜
Ask not what writing your memoir can do for others, ask what it can do for you.
They said, write a memoir, and I said, no way. I don’t write about my family, and I never do.
Never see being different as a flaw … being different is your biggest asset and will help you succeed.
In 2016 he scrapped plans to write his tell-all memoir when he returned to the show.
In 2015 he announced he was writing his memoir, in which he would speak openly about Simon, Cheryl Cole, Mel B, Gary Barlow and Tulisa.
In 2012 he told the Daily Mirror his forthcoming memoir, ‘Would be completely tell-all.’
In 2007, Celebs Now magazine reported that Louis would be rushing out his tell-all memoir. 😴