Putting yourself out there as a Writer

What if I'm not good enough? What if they laugh, sneer, or use my work as a bad example? What if I fail? Without bravery, I'd still be working a stressful and mostly unsatisfying job in retail. I'd still be questioning if I was good enough to be a writer, instead of showing people just …

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To Stop and Smell the Roses – Writing & Anxiety

I am guilty. I am guilty of not basking in a moment of pure joy and pride. I have anxiety. I've had it as long as I can remember, but only put a name to it in my teenage years. Generalised Anxiety Disorder. GAD. Why is this important? Well, sometimes when you have anxiety, you …

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Your Best Self – the best confidence booster for any freelancer

Freelancing can be a lonely road, you're left on some occasions to fight for yourself. So, if you're working on your own, it's a good idea to schedule in some time for self-care. No, I don't mean just sticking a load of laundry on and then back to it, actual time in your working week …

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