Many of us think we have life experiences, thoughts, and personal wisdom that others would enjoy reading about. Most of us are not that unique to draw interest.
Depending on the circulation of your local print media, talking to the editors could be the first step to see if your interests match theirs.
Doing something well is not easy, which is probably why there are no books on "easy guide to memoir writing".
Colleges/universities offer courses in creative writing. Check to see if they can be audited. Some cities have adult education opportunities at minimal cost.
I am an aspiring writer. I?d like to write personal essays for local magazines and newspapers. Is there a book that offers practical advice? All the ones I read seem to be of the ?go-down-to-the-caf