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Common Author Question Time: I'd like to be an author, but I can't deal with speaking to groups...

(Note: Sorry that some of you might have gotten an email about this post early. That was a mistake. Now its live and it has a video attached!)   350 more words


What it looks like to have a panic attack (poor Dan Harris...on live TV!)

“I was overtaken by a massive, irresistible blast of fear.  It felt like the world was ending.  My heart was thumping.  I was gasping for air.  645 more words


Donny Osmond - Avoidant Personality Disorder

Donny Osmond narrated a documentary called “Afraid of people.”

“There are times I remember before I walked on stage, where if I had the choice of walking on stage or dying, I would have chosen death… I thought I was actually going crazy in my mind.   273 more words


'Composed' - a film by John Beder. World premiere screening in New York

Documentary ‘Composed’ announces world premiere with special guests on October 19th 2016 in New York City

A feature film exploring performance anxiety, ‘Composed’ will premiere at the SVA Theater, New York, with special guests Dr. 302 more words


Conquering fear

I stepped onto the stage. All eyes were on me as I prepared to give my 10-minute speech in a French public speaking contest at regional finals. 936 more words

Overcoming Obstacles


I walk up to the mic.

“Breathe.” I tell myself. “You’ve done this a million times before. You know how it goes.”

But did I, really? 91 more words

Stage Fright

Hello Chemicals,

Another one of my poems that I wrote recently. You can read all my poems following the link below.


Enormous was the auditorium. 139 more words