"The single most important thing you can do for your family may be the simplest of all: develop a strong family narrative."
By Bruce Feiler The Stories That Bind Us NYTimes March 15, 2013.Bruce Feiler's article gives a huge endorsement to the importance of preserving our family story and incorporating it to the family's consciousness! After his family reached what seemed like a breaking-point at a multigeneration reunion, Bruce Feiler's father felt that their family was "falling apart." Bruce who instinctive felt that the family was stronger than ever, was left with food for thought. He goes on to describe and summarize interesting current research trends on what makes a family stronger. The conclusion is what every genealogist wans to hear: "The single most important thing you can do for your family may be the simplest of all: develop a strong family narrative."