All writers are readers. And we have pretty good taste.
So when we write something good – we know it. We have a little moment when we read back over what we have written and think: Wait, did I write that? I am good!
Then we shake off the tall poppy syndrome and keep writing.
This is a shout-out to all writers: be PROUD of your work. If you don’t think you’re good, why should anyone else?
(On that note, here is a snippet I’m proud of: