Imposter Syndrome vs Instinct

One of the most insidious things about imposter syndrome is that it confuses itself with intuition and knowing. Am I right that I should just stop writing my book, like my imposter syndrome has been telling me for years, because no one will want to read it? Or is it the malevolence of the syndrome? …

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Writer’s Block, A Working Title

Since I'm diving head first into writing my novel, I've identified some areas of writing in which I need to improve. Where better to practice those than on my blog, right? I struggle with what a lot of writers struggle with: distraction, imposter syndrome, and plot development. Specifically challenging is the plot development. Every time …

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My Long History with Disassociation

I used to think dissociation was an odd type of mental health issue that paired with dissociative identity disorder, DID. After intense periods of reflection and therapy, I realize that I dissociated for nine months last year. And I do it naturally without even thinking about it. This is why I have a very high …

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Hope You’re Doing Well

I’m feeling very uninspired lately. And I’m trying to sit in that, process it, and move on. Apparently that’s how we deal with emotions, according to my therapist. It sounds so painfully simple. But it’s not. Sending heart to anyone and everyone who needs it. Acknowledging that it’s a privilege to have a job, access …

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