The Confidence Trick

Briefly: Recommendations | Join my Patreon Community Hello, ‘Give me the wavering folk over the blithely confident any time.’ My most dreaded moment has come in the book publication cycle - I have to write my acknowledgements. This page of ‘thank yous’ at the back of a book causes me a disproportionate amount of torment every time. That is not because I don’t feel grateful - rather, it’s because I worry that I won’t express my gratitude in the right way, or nearly enough.

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