Via Shlog, Shawn Groves' blog, I found this article at Copyblogger.
The Nasty Four-Letter Word ThatKeeps You From Writing by Brian Clark.
He he suggests five fears that keep people writing:
- fear of failure
- fear of success
- fear of rejection
- fear of mediocrity
- fear of risk
I find myself struggling with the fears of rejection and mediocrity. I'm never confident enough that I've written something worth reading. Nor do I feel that I excel in clarity and creativity.
Hopefully by recognizing these fears I might be able to work through them.