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A Promotional Video for Oakland, MD

by admin on January 8, 2016

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This is a promotional video for Oakland, MD. I and my family have been coming to Oakland for decades. We love the town, its people, and the access to hundreds of scenic locations and events.

This is a personal tribute; my observations are my own.

If you are interested in reasonably priced audio or video recordings for yourself, your family or business/cause, please see my websites at http://mylifeaudio.com, and http://leonardsipes.com

Best, Len

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Promotional Video for Alpine Lake, WV

by admin on January 1, 2016

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This is a promotional video for Alpine Lake, WV, at http://www.alpinelake.com. It was created by Leonard Sipes of http://leonardsipes.com and this site, http://mylifeaudio.com.

Family or personal video and audio interviews are available, see http://mylifeaudio.com. Best, Len.

Kelly and Devin’s Wedding

October 21, 2015
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The marriage of Kelly Sipes and Devin Whipp on October 11, 2015 in Abingdon, MD. May all their dreams come true and may God bless them both. The angel in waiting will be embraced and loved by all. Dad.

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The Aurora Project Barn Dance

October 10, 2015
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The Aurora Project Barn Dance was filmed on October 4, 2015 to support the Aurora Project, a 501(c)3 charitable project devoted to “Keeping the Arts Alive in Appalachia,” see http://www.auroraproject.org/. Donations are needed to support their work and the remarkably rich arts community in West Virginia. The video was created by Leonard Sipes. Sipes creates award-winning media relations […]

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Hillbilly Gypsies at the Alpine Lake Music Festival-Video

September 10, 2015
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  YouTube video of the Hillbilly Gypsies at the Alpine Lake Music Festival. Created by Leonard Sipes, Leonard Sipes, LLC, www.leonardsipes.com, leonardsipes@gmail.com. National award-winning audio-video and public relations. Family, business and personal interviews available, see http://mylifeaudio.com. ‪  

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An Interview With Don Sincell-Garrett County Republican Newspaper

March 14, 2015
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This interview was conducted on March 14, 2015 by Leonard Sipes LLC, owner of Http://MyLifeAudio.Com . MyLifeAudio continues a series of national award-winning radio and television interviews and embraces the theme of “Telling The Story of Your Life.” Contact Sipes at leonardsipes@gmail.com if interested in telling your own story. We interviewed Don Sincell, Publisher of the Garrett […]

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Garrett County Historical Society-Interview with Bob Boal

August 24, 2014
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MyLifeAudio.Com interviewed Bob Boal, President of the Garrett County Historical Society on August 24, 2014. MyLifeAudio.Com tells the story of your life and is available at http://mylifeaudio.com . The website for the Garrett County Historical Society is http://www.garrettcountymuseums.com/index.html#1 . The Garrett County Historical Society combines many facets of Garrett County History into three museums with wide-ranging displays and […]

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Audio Description-My Life Audio-The Ability to Tell Your Story

July 29, 2014
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Press the play button above the logo!!!! I appreciate your comments and suggestions. Contact me by e-mail: leonardsipes@gmail.com  of  toll free via Google Voice at 410-575-3127. Audio Description-My Life Audio-The Ability to Tell Your Story Hi everyone. I appreciate your listening to this very short recording. I’m Leonard Sipes and I’m here to describe my recording service and […]

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My Social Media Sites When I Die: Resources

February 17, 2014
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com I previously wrote  “What Happens to Your Social Media Legacy When You Die?” (see link below).  In essence there are a growing number of options for your social media legacy upon death. See the article and the links below; all three should give you a complete overview of your options. But a presumption is […]

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Telling My Stories for Free Through WordPress

July 30, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com Contact me at leonardsipes@gmail.com or use the contact form on the main page of the website or at the bottom of this article.  MyLifeAudio conducts audio and video interviews and places the results on your own website that we create. So why am I telling you about free services? Because I’m interested in people telling their […]

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Recording Your Child-Life Stories-Oral Interviews-Endless Options

July 24, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com There are endless options for telling life stories and oral histories; one is the article below from an English newspaper regarding recording your child’s early years. Tots Diary is adorable and a good idea. We are constantly seeking new ways to make recordings easier. There are apps from Apple and others turning our smart-phones […]

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Record My Family History

July 9, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com My father lived a gallant life that few would recognize as remarkable. He grew up during hard times in the Great Depression and was a Marine during the Second World War. He raised a family on little money and volunteered for a number of community based organizations. He was active in his church and […]

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Oral Interviews That Last a Lifetime

July 9, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com When I talk to people about telling their life stories, they think in terms of current generations of friends and family. But when I ask about my family history, the people I’m often interested in existed in the past. We create personal or family histories for people in our current and future lives. Being online through […]

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Life Stories-My Stories-How To Create A Story That Works-The Fear Factor

July 8, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com Many of us fear public speaking. The solution is to create audio and video products that give you complete control “and” allow you to communicate effectively. Audio or video tells your life story or the story of your business, association or nonprofit with grace and impact. The main impediment to public speaking is fear […]

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Life Interview-Tell Me Your Story-History of My Life

June 25, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com MyLifeAudio.Com records the stories of interesting people with something to say, and that includes you! Want to tell your life story? Have a series of short stories to tell? Want to promote your business? All can be done here with me; a story-telling professional who has hosted radio and television shows for over 20 […]

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Record My Story

May 19, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com You want to record your life. You want to promote your business or organization. Over 40,000 people every month are looking for the best possible format to express themselves through audio or video searching terms like: life interview, oral history, record story; record stories; record your life; record my life; record my […]

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Telling Mom’s Story on Mother’s Day

May 10, 2013
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Http://My LifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com My mother was the heart and soul of my life; a rarely complaining source of strength and inspiration. She was there during good times and bad. There was not a point of trouble where she did not offer comfort and a listening ear. My Dad was equally honorable but a busy […]

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What Happens to Your Social Media Legacy When You Die?

April 16, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com An article from the Washington Post (below) addresses all the possible avenues for your social media presence when you die except one-your own website. People invest a lot of time and effort creating a presence on social media yet all most do  is add content to someone else’s platform. You don’t own it, it […]

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Marketing Associations and Nonprofits Through Audio and Video

April 9, 2013
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Http://mylifeaudio.com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com I wrote an article addressing marketing for businesses. In essence, I suggested that businesses need to establish a personal relationship with the customer. I stated that people buy from people, not businesses. It’s the same for associations and nonprofits. Polls routinely show a level of mistrust with a variety of institutions. The inevitable […]

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Telling Your Story Through Audio or Video Builds Trust

March 19, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com Do people trust you? Do people trust your business or organization? People buy from people, not businesses. While I have a hard time understanding this concept for all purchases, I know firsthand that many of the things I’ve bought or the services I’ve used come from my impressions of the people involved […]

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Personal and Business Stories Need to be from the Heart

March 6, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com Fast Company offers an interesting article titled, “Using Great Storytelling To Grow Your Business.” For me, the important paragraph is “The key to engage them is to use lots of “language of the senses,” or LOTS. When telling a story, share with us what you see, smell, feel, taste, and hear. When […]

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Advice From Readers-People Care About Storytelling

February 28, 2013
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Http://mylifeaudio.com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com Developing a website and future business from scratch is hard work.  After two years and thousands of  page views and hundreds of comments I want to answer some questions and provide an update as to the progress of the site. First, I want to thank readers and experts who were kind enough […]

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Take the Time to Record Your Story-How To Create A Story

February 20, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com Facebook Page at http://www.facebook.com/LeonardSipes My father lived a gallant life that few would recognize as remarkable. He grew up during hard times in the Great Depression and was a Marine during the Second World War. He raised a family on little money and volunteered for a number of community based organizations. He was active in […]

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Telling Your Story on Valentine’s Day

February 10, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com Facebook Page at http://www.facebook.com/LeonardSipes A reader suggested something interesting; an audio account of how she and her husband met. She suggested that she and her husband get on separate phones and do an audio interview about meeting, dating and marriage. We would create a non-public website and post photos of their relationship and they would […]

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Tell My Story-Your Stories-Life Stories for Free

February 7, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com Facebook Page at http://www.facebook.com/LeonardSipes There will come a time where you wished you told your life story or family history. Many of us wish we had access to an audio or video account of our parents or grandparents. It would be lovely to simply click on a website and watch or listen to the […]

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Mobile Technology and Charitable Giving-Audio and Video Stories

January 30, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com Facebook Page at http://www.facebook.com/LeonardSipes Research from Pew on charitable giving suggests that people are ready and willing to use their socially connected tools to give to charities, especially during emergencies. As Americans become increasingly socially connected (two-thirds are involved in social networks) and with the percentage of smart phone use exceeding 50 percent, a platform […]

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My Stories Make the Web a Quality Experience

January 24, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com Facebook Page at http://www.facebook.com/LeonardSipes Holly Finn from The Wall Street Journal writes about “Humanizing the Web” where she addresses deeper meanings from the online experience. The Internet is blazingly fast with people who run madly from page to page; skimming and not reading. The pace is tiring and the online experience becomes less than pleasing. […]

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My Religion-My Story

January 16, 2013
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com Facebook Page at http://www.facebook.com/LeonardSipes This site is devoted to prompting people to tell their life and family histories and for many; religion “is” the fundamental reason for their existence. It’s interesting as to how the religious use the internet and see it as valuable to their efforts. The Pew Internet and American Life […]

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Is My Life Story Relevant? Record My Family History-Oral Interviews

January 9, 2013

Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://leonardSipes.Com Facebook Page at http://www.facebook.com/LeonardSipes  How the Post Office Provides a Life Lesson It’s rare when an article moves you to a thorough understanding of any issue but Adam Hartung’s article on “Why the Postal Service is Going Out of Business” in Forbes is one of them. Lessons learned apply to anyone seeking relevance. […]

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During Christmas or Hanukkah-Give the Gift of Family History

December 18, 2012
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Http://MyLifeAudio.Com and Http://LeonardSipes.Com The holidays are for family gatherings and now is the perfect time to do a family audio history. You also have the option to place it on a website  created just for you so others can share the experience for decades to come. It amazes me as to how much people don’t […]

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