Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – Guest Post – I Wish I Knew Then What I Know Now! #Family #Writing by Judith Barrow

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Smorgasbord Blog Magazine

I am sure like me, there have been times when you have wondered what difference might have been made to your life, if your younger self had been gifted with the experience and knowledge you have accumulated over the years.

I invited several friends from the writing community to share their thoughts on this subject which I am sure you will enjoy as much as I did.

Today author Judith Barrow returns to her teenage years and the restrictions that at the time stifled her desire to write and to teach, both of which she now embraces wholeheartedly.

‘If only I’d known then what I know now’ by Judith Barrow

If I’d known in my childhood that I could trust someone to help, I would have spoken out about the violent arguments, the troubles at home – but I didn’t. I kept quiet; I thought it was the best thing…

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5 thoughts on “Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – Guest Post – I Wish I Knew Then What I Know Now! #Family #Writing by Judith Barrow

  1. I can relate to holding back my expression due to being controlled by family members. I had a stepfather who was controlling and intrusive,. He lacked boundaries. It took me awhile but I did learn how to express myself fully through writing, creativity, healing and speaking. Thanks for sharing your experience, I know it will touch others, as it has touched me.
    Many Blessings,
    Lisa

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