How to overcome fear while writing a memoir


Publishing anything means putting yourself out into the world for scrutiny.

But when it’s a memoir, not fiction or unrelated nonfiction, that can seem even scarier.

Jane Binns understands this from experience, having written a memoir titled Broken Whole.

She shares advice to help you overcome your fears about honesty in memoirs and to process the emotions you might feel during writing at Writer’s Digest.