The Weight of Secrets

Write about a character who carries an enormous secret that weighs and affects every area of their life.

The heavy burden of carrying a secret can cause profound emotional pain. Explore the character’s internal struggles related to this secret, as they navigate through their life’s various spheres—work, relationships, personal beliefs. What are the ramifications of this secret on their behavior, decisions, and interactions with others? This prompt can deepen the pathos of your story by building tension and evoking emotions ranging from suspense to empathy.

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