I'm no longer adding features to Life . There were too many feature requests for something that I want to be simple. I'm still updating my own Life events  tho'
1. You sort of use a striped-down Markdown(?) format, any reason for that? I use Markdown because it's also can be human-readable in some way, even though I don't really use a legit Markdown parser :P
2. Your date range format seems slightly different than mine. Maybe you need to document that somewhere :)