There is nothing so terrible for my self-esteem as reading fiction I'm in the middle of writing.
@tbn97 one of my problems is that, even though I’ve been writing since I was a teenager and I know better, somewhere subconsciously I expect first drafts to be good, and no one’s first drafts are ever good. My first instinct is usually “this is bad and I’m a bad person for writing it” lol
"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko