Snippet-a-Day Memoir 01 Ten memoir snippets Introduction Let's practice telling the stories of our lives. Ten snippets. Ten days. Build those muscles. Need inspiration? Memoir is all about your past. But if you don’t have a past you want to write about, you can just make one up. If you’re stuck for inspiration, imagine what might have happened in your life if you’d been a polar explorer in the early 1900s?