17/02/2022 11:45 AM | Click to read full article
At first, what seemed to be tripping Annie up was how to get started. She’d sit down to write emails to old contacts, feel overwhelmed about what to write, and end up walking away from her computer.
She had a passion project she’d begun years ago and thought might be good enough to get a grant to finish it but couldn’t make herself sit down and actually apply. She’d tell herself the work wasn’t good enough or that her subject matter wasn’t current enough, so why even try?