Patricia Benesh, is the visionary behind 7Memories.com and AuthorAssist.com, drawing
English-speaking writers from around the world. Since 1999, Patricia has helped writers
succeed based on their realistic goals and expectations. Among her clients was Thomas
Steinbeck (son of John Steinbeck). Her services address fiction, nonfiction, and memoir
writing and include manuscript development, review, editing, publishing, and marketing.
7Memories.com offers a suite of memoir-writing materials including 7 Memories: How to
Write a Memoir in 28 Days; 7 Memories: Partnering to Write a Memoir; 7 Memories: Write Your
Awesome Obituary, available at Amazon, and the online program, MemoirMagicTM. These guides show
individuals, step-by-step, how to write their own memoirs or obituaries. Family, friends, activity
directors, and caregivers learn how to help others create memoirs or obituaries. Her books and
workshops are based on Reminiscence Therapy to spark memories for those whose recall is fading.
The book, 7 Memories: Partnering to Write a Memoir, is a required text by UCSD in its
intergenerational Life Course Scholars program and has been modified for use with dementia patients.
A former professor at The Johns Hopkins University, Patricia holds a doctorate in communication
disabilities due to neurological dysfunction from Johns Hopkins. She has spoken at numerous US and
international conferences and is recognized in Who's Who in Education. She has published extensively
in books, journals, and business periodicals and has written for the Huffington Post, American
Chronicle, Examiner.com, EzineArticles, and Suite101.