Thrilled to have this piece published in Brevity’s Nonfiction Blog!
“We’ve all been told to write what scares us. But long held secrets, or whatever it is that scares you most, can do damage, when exposed. Those secrets are frightened animals with sharp claws and sharper teeth. Tread carefully—and be gentle—with yourself.” ~ Diane Gottlieb
See my related piece “Little Secrets” in Burningword Literary Journal Issue 91!