Being a writer sounds so romantic and creative. For the most part it is. But as with everyone, writers do face their own share of problems and anxieties. Believe me, it is difficult to find a way to cope when people trivialize your issues and there is no one to understand what you’re talking about.
This article by Dan Blank lays out pointers about how to keep those anxieties under control. It’s very reassuring to find someone who understands the kind of over thinking that can go on in a writer’s mind and saying that it’s normal and there’s a way to deal with it.