• Content and Copywriting

    Tips for Writers with Social Anxiety

    Share this...FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin As a writer with social anxiety I know how hard it is to send queries, do interviews and communicate with clients. Some times the stress is unbearable. There are some tricks that I use to get the job done, though. Do email interviews. This way you’re communicating indirectly, taking the pressure off. Likewise, communicate with clients through email as much as possible. I rarely find a client that just has to talk to me on the phone or in person. If a client tries to insist on a phone call say, “It’s my policy to do email communication so that I can have a written record of our…

  • Content and Copywriting

    Writing with Social Anxiety

    Share this...FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin I have social anxiety. I’ve had it in one incarnation or another since my early twenties and I’m not sure what triggered it. The anxiety attacks usually pop up when I’m doing something new alone or when there is a lot of pressure for me to preform. You can understand why freelance writing became the perfect choice of career for me. If a anxiety attack pops up it is in the privacy of my own home. There’s also the comfort of being in a controlled environment. Sounds like I’ve got it all figured out, huh? Not so much. See, sometimes I need to interview experts for articles and…