What fears are keeping you from doing your best work?
William Shakespeare was reportedly afraid of dogs. Ray Bradbury had a fear of flying. Hans Christian Anderson was terrified of being buried alive. Stephen King’s list of fears include spiders, closed-in spaces and writer’s block.
Yet these phobias didn’t stop these authors from writing. After all, “You have to be a little nuts to be a writer,” King once said.
Let’s take a look at the types of fears that could impede your progress as a writer. You may not get very far if you don’t confront these phobias.