“To practice something intensely, we have to be passionate about it. To be passionate about something, we need to have some level of competence or mastery.”
This catch 22 describes me perfectly. I have only ever got beyond the “just started” phase if I found out that I had some tiny bit of natural aptitude.
Been thinking about doing some early morning writing (but I really struggle going to bed), however your article has inspired me to do a 7-day early morning writing challenge (and write about it of course).
Great read, love the humour and also the UK-American English translations!
Alison (fellow Brit!)