A Freelancer’s Battle with Imposter Syndrome

And how I kicked it to the curb.

A small girl dressed as Wonder Woman, sitting on a curb, surrounded by adults (legs only), and eating ice cream.
A little girl looking the way I used to feel. Image by StockSnap from Pixabay

When I realized I had a problem

Early in 2020, pre-pandemic, I decided to pick up more freelance work. The plan was to expand my skillset and portfolio, and eventually go into business for myself.

I had been in marketing and communications for over a decade, working mostly with…