WRITING TIP: Tell the untold story

freewritingWhat story haven’t you told, either out of shame, or fear, or because you just don’t know how to articulate it? That is the story you need to write as soon as possible. Disguise it as fiction if you need to, but tell it — even if no one reads it, just to tell it to the page will be a tremendous relief. Said Maya Angelou: “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”