Maya Angelou writes, “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”

This is an excerpt from a post about midlife written by Brene Brown.

“Midlife is a death” Yes, and I have been dying for a number of years now. That feels like my story. Drowning in midlife. How do I know? I have been making my life smaller and smaller. I have been playing it safe. I have been trying to make all the strategies that worked when I was a single mother raising a son and maintaining a home and working full time continue to work even though all the current circumstances have or are…