Matter of Life

Writer & Book Publisher in Brunswick East
Opening at 9:00 AM tomorrow
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5 months ago
It is hard to put into words the exceptional value that Francis' service provides. Francis cares, took the time to understand and articulated dad's story so well. Dad's biography celebrates his memory and is reminder of the wonderful life that he led. Thank you Francis.
- James S
5 months ago
As a family we all admire Dad's recall of people, places and events so my brother planted the seed of Dad writing his memoir. How lucky we were to find Francis Icasiano to facilitate this for Dad. Francis has a natural curiosity and love for people and their stories. His respectful, gentle nature was a wonderful fit for Dad. Francis spent time in country Victoria learning about Dad, meeting family and friends and understanding his connection to the only community he knows and loves. Now reading the memoir I feel it is Dad talking to me and Francis has captured his warmth, humanity and humour. The finished product is a beautiful collection of people and places that influenced Dad's life together with a selection of amazing photos. Dad's memoir was an invaluable experience for him and us, his children, and the book 'Towards the River' will be a treasured keepsake by all who know Dad. This experience was topped off by a book launch, again with Francis' eye for detail, with family an...
- Jill G
10 months ago
“This is a recommendation that transcends business value and great service. I often read my father’s biography written by Francis and immediately feel a sense of connection. Francis was able to become the mouthpiece for my father and has enshrined his legacy in a brilliantly written biography. Outside of my memory it is probably the most tangible evidence of my father’s brilliant life and existence to me.
- Joe S

Memoirs & Biographies

Matter of Life helps grandparents, parents, retirees, and people with serious illness to tell, write and publish their life story, memoir or biography.

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  • 0419 900 321

Business Hours

Mon:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tue:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wed:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thu:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fri:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sat:10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
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