That’s a mouthful.
The problem with having a public writing outlet is the pressure to post. And not just anything, but awesomesauce in words.
Blinded by this idea of excellence, the road of self-doubt to giving up is rough and ready. But…
1 > 0 — something average is better than nothing excellent.
One 7/10 post is better than no 10/10. Even better if you can produce an army of 7/10s (or 6, 5, 4, 3/10s). And once in a while, if you’re lucky, a banger is born.
Über meta: afraid of writing something awful, I wrote about writing something awful. One way to deal with fear is to shine the lemonlight on it.