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Shuyaasha Misra is a freelance writer who is passionate about mental health, personal development and writing. She is also the founder of The Fickle Lemon which creates and edits relevant, valuable content for magazines and small businesses. In her free time, she likes to dabble in creative fiction, read crime novels and play with her cat. Connect with her on IG [@theficklelemonwriting]

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How I Stopped Procrastinating and Started Creating the Life of My Dreams

“Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.” ~Robert H. Schuller

Here’s a confession: I’ve wanted to be a writer since I was thirteen years old when I first discovered the magic of words.

Here’s another: It was only at the ripe old age of twenty-six that I could truthfully call myself a writer.

Why did it take me so long?

I often think about that. Even today, when people ask me about my writing, I struggle to say that I am a writer. I am both proud and horrified, and I constantly wonder, what will I …