She Wrote it Down: How a Secret-Keeper Became a Storyteller

We live inside our stories, we make homes of them When we decide those stories are unspeakable, when we attach shame to those stories, they become secrets and those homes become prisons You know what the difference between a home and a prison is It s just the ability to walk outside it to freedom A lifelong secret keeper, Laura Parrott Perry began the process of transfWe live inside our stories, we make homes of them When we decide those stories are unspeakable, when we attach shame to those stories, they become secrets and those homes become prisons You know what the difference between a home and a prison is It s just the ability to walk outside it to freedom A lifelong secret keeper, Laura Parrott Perry began the process of transforming into a storyteller when the dark secrets she d been carrying around became too heavy and her life began to collapse under the weight of them Sexual abuse, eating disorders, alcoholism, perfectionism Those secrets were all her story making itself known when she was unwilling to tell it Bit by bit, story by story, the author began to shine a light into all those dark corners and tell the truth She surrendered to the facts of her life and her past, and in doing so began to write a beautiful new future.
She Wrote it Down How a Secret Keeper Became a Storyteller We live inside our stories we make homes of them When we decide those stories are unspeakable when we attach shame to those stories they become secrets and those homes become prisons You know what

  • Title: She Wrote it Down: How a Secret-Keeper Became a Storyteller
  • Author: Laura Parrott Perry Matt Bays
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 151
  • Format: Kindle Edition
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    1. One of my favorite lines: honey, you survived the thing, you sure as hell can survive talking about the thing. 🙌🏼🙌🏼 I was introduced to this courageous storyteller a few years ago when Say It, Survivor was launched. I truly feel she has been beside me as I've started to tell my story. Her courage, vulnerability and honesty are worth celebrating. If you have a story that you haven't told, a secret you've been fighting to keep, this book is for you. Laura will point you to freedom from [...]

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