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Writing Your Story in Hard Times


As children, we grow up hearing stories about heroes conquering villains.When we grow up, we draw strength from these stories. 

One inspirational story is that of a young girl in a difficult circumstance with her family, hiding from enemies who wished her harm. Anne Frank’s diary during a traumatic time in her life has impacted hundreds of thousands of readers.

Why Write?

Your story matters—especially at a time like this. Not only will you help historians as they study how individuals dealt with this crisis, you will help generations after you. Sometimes, it’s enough to know that someone else went through something difficult, and it didn’t get the better of them—they kept going.

There are numerous ways to creatively share your story. Here are a few to get you started.