Jotting down all the things that happened in your life is not realistic or possible, considering the fact that so many things transpire in our lives that we cannot remember, due to limitations of our memory.
Therefore, when you plan your autobiography, make sure you concentrate on events that had significant impact on your life and completely ignore the tidbits.
Concentrate on your accomplishments and challenges and how you overcame them.
Also, the autobiography should be written in first person.
While I was forging a name for myself in the academic and sports circles, my social life was in a really bad state.
My tomboy look was making it hard for me to coexist well with either of the sexes.The girls were scared of my tough persona, while the boys felt intimidated by my confidence and competitive nature.My wardrobe was full of my brothers’ clothes that they had outgrown.I was not fortunate enough to win it, but it was an eye opener for me to strive for greatness in life.Fortunate for me, I won the best sportsperson award that year at our school’s award giving ceremony.An autobiography can be done at a professional or archival level to keep in memory the lives and achievements of prominent persons, who had a lot of impact on this earth.Some good examples of professional autobiographies are .An autobiography is a literary recollection of a person’s life, starting from when he was born until the time of his/her death.Sometimes the autobiography does not have to end in death, especially if the person is alive.Since I was the youngest and a girl, I was bound to be at the bottom of the totem pole in everything.So, I had to be equally tough to fight for whatever was rightfully mine.