10 ways to overcome doubt, insecurity and fear as a freelance writer

This post came right on time!

Lauren Carter

kitten-lion Being a freelance writer is like having to ask someone out every day for the rest of your life. Not only are you facing rejection on a regular basis, but you’re facing rejection of the most personal aspects of yourself — your words and ideas. It’s the emotional equivalent of standing naked in front of the world and asking for an opinion.

Clearly, a little doubt, insecurity and fear in this scenario is only natural. But letting those negative feelings control you and thwart your goals and plans is not an option.

Short of getting to the root of your negative thoughts in whatever form of therapy you choose, here are 10 strategies to overcome doubt, fear and insecurity and get into action as a freelance writer: 

View original post 1,717 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s