When we write our life stories, sometimes it is easier to write them as fiction. In fiction we can imagine or make up things that happened. We don't have to stick to the exact facts. Many novels are taken from real life experiences. Hemingway's novels are full of his actual adventures.
Below I have listed a place where you can enter a short story for a contest with Glimmer Train.
A short story is FICTION. A memoir is NOT Fiction. A memoir is true.
Try taking a true story you have written and rewrite it as a short story(fiction).