When life throws you a curve ball, be brave and find your way!
Becoming an Author
Becoming a literary author was not an entirely conscious decision, at least not in the last few years. Don't get me wrong, I always enjoyed writing stories. In school, university, and even in my work life I became the editor of our weekly newsletter. Seriously though as I meandered through my various careers including journalist, engineering analyst, financial manager, teacher, professor, and social scientist I had to "unlearn" my literary writing skills to reflect scientific, academic messages. [...]
Author Imposter Syndrome
Part of author imposter syndrome is fear. Breaking away from that fear is the first step in overcoming this nightmare.
I can’t say enough about listening to your Holy Spirit.
In one of my upcoming video podcasts, I will share a personal story about being bullied. The reason I highlight this is bullying creates fear for the one who is bullied. That fear can remain inside for a long time. It also causes a great loss in confidence. All the right elements to create a barrier to becoming an author, hence author imposter syndrome. However, I’m here today to tell you that no matter what you faced in your past experiences you can overcome author imposter syndrome. [...]