It all started from a 5-minute writing exercise. I used a prompt from Barbara Abercrombie’s A Year of Writing Dangerously: 365 Days of Inspiration and Encouragement (great book!), and when my timer went off five minutes later, I knew I had written the beginning of something. That first draft went through some significant changes.
13 Ways Writing Is Easier Than My Autoimmune Disease is the final result.
I’m happy to say it was recently published at The Mighty. You can click here to read the essay in its entirety.