Our Story

Telling Your Story LLC is a specialty publishing company created to write, edit and produce books of memoirs, life stories and business histories for private clients.

Established in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in 2001, our company provides individualized services for book clients who want their stories told in their own words.

Marjory Lyons, Ph. D.

Marjory Lyons, Ph. D.

Marjory, founder and president of Telling Your Story, LLC, has more than 30 years of experience as an educator, author, and publisher.

A former college professor, Marjory lectures nationwide on memoir writing, most recently at the Chautauqua Institute in New York State.

She holds writing workshops in South Florida during the winter and in York, Maine in the summer. In addition, she gives book reviews of New York Times Bestsellers at churches and libraries and also is also an actress, director and play producer

Tim Jefferson, BS

Tim Jefferson, BS

Tim holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and has worked in management in a wide variety of businesses. In Vermont, he operated a historic Inn for eight years before coming to Telling Your Story. He manages the operations of Telling Your Story LLC working with both book clients and vendors.

Upcoming Speaking Engagements

Date TBA - Book Talk – "The Last Man on the Moon"

Dr. Marjory D. Lyons, will present a review of the autobiography, “The Last Man on the Moon” by Eugene Cernan. Dr. Lyons’ talk is based on personal interviews with Captain Cernan describing his walk on the moon in December 1972, the last man to walk on the moon in fifty years, and celebrates the announcement this month by NASA of eleven new astronauts. All welcome. Free will donation. For information contact 954-249-1333.

February 29, 2020 - Panel Member; "Why Rewrite"

PANEL MEMBER, Dr. Marjory D. Lyons will join a panel of writers in presenting “Why Rewrite?” at 2:00 p.m. on February 29, 2020 at  the North Regional/Broward College Library, 1100 Coconut Creek Blvd., Coconut Creek, FL 33066. The writers from the Wynmoor Community Writer’s Workshop,  will discuss and illustrate why and how they write and rewrite their papers in the weekly workshop meetings. The presentation is part of the  Library’s special event Tell Your Story II. Open to writers of all genres.  Free. For information contact hstjohnayre@broward.org.

April 18, 2020 - Luncheon Speaker; "What so Special about Being Ninety"

LUNCHEON SPEAKER, Dr. Marjory D. Lyons will speak on “What’s so Special about Being Ninety?” at 12:30 on April 18, 2020 at the Coral Ridge Yacht Club, 2800 Yacht Club Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304.   Dr. Lyons will draw on the recent best seller “There’s No Stopping Us Now” by Gail Collins and will include individual comments as well as an overview of the position of American Women in the 21stCentury. Luncheon tickets $35.00. Open  to all. For information contact 954-270-7795.