3 ways to become more confident

Brooke Schwartz
5 min readMar 3, 2021

I was nine years old, standing in front of a sea of people, expected to sing a solo. My entire body was frozen, adrenaline coursing through my veins. All I saw were faces and, right in front of me, the microphone, waiting. I opened my mouth, but I was forgetting how to breathe.

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A lack of self-confidence can be extremely damaging to your sense of self. Someone who naturally struggles with this (which is many…

Brooke Schwartz

Professional writer, editor, and tutor; social justice advocate; Orthodox Jew; dedicated Grammar Auror