So you want to write poetry but you're embarrassed? You want to write fiction but the story you want to tell makes you cringe?
Then make it someone else's story.
I found this booklet the other day filled with amazing poetry. The purpose of this blog is to share it, gradually, with readers.
There. That's a perfect blog concept for someone who wants to write poetry but is terrified of being found out.
This story was told to me by my friend Taryn--I'll I tell it to you as best I can remember.
An intro like this opens up the door for you to write anything, even the most embarrassing stories of all.
After all, they're not yours.