For the last six months or so, I’ve been afraid to publish. I’ve been afraid you wouldn’t like my songs or my writings. So I’ve cowered in the safety of “real” work and such nonsense.
We all want to leave a mark on the world. But the moment we look boldly into the dark unknown, everything in the world (and everything inside us) pulls us from the ledge and lures us back to safety of mediocrity. It’s ambition that fuels our fears.