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Yes, a Lack of Confidence Hurts Writers — But This Is Even Worse

And we all need to guard against it

If you lack confidence as a writer, you’re in for a torrid time.

You’re less likely to be satisfied with your progress; your output may not always impress you. A lack of confidence usually stems from comparisons with others.



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Boateng Sekyere

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