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How Anxiety Can Be Your Secret Creative Superpower

It’s not always about worst-case scenarios

Image by Jason McBride

I used to control my anxiety by reminding myself that my brain was making things out to be much worse than they were. That worked for several years.

But, this strategy gradually lost its effectiveness as the state of the world around me decayed. First, I lost both my parents within…

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Jason McBride

Jason McBride

Freelance Copywriter. Indie Comic Creator. Amateur Human. he/him jason@weirdopoetry.com

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