Where, oh where is that authentic voice of yours? It’s not hiding in others’ writing. It’s right there, in your pen or keyboard, waiting for you to ink a path to it. The problem is, it can take some effort to find your voice.
I’ve found the quickest way to hearing our voice is by using free-writing. Somehow, the timer, a random prompt and permission to write imperfectly loosens up the chokehold you feel around your voice.
Regular free-writing connects you to your voice more quickly and more reliably.
Prompt: When I hear my writing voice, I…
This is part of a 30-day series focused on how free-writing can change your life. Start from the beginning here.