Lack of confidence in oneself and one’s abilities, like motives, personality, thought, etc.
his later years were plagued by self-doubt
uncertainty, hesitancy, indecision, vacillation, doubt
Self-doubt might not only be harsh for your creativity, it more so strongly affects your ability to life freely and enjoy things. It is however the state I’m in, beyond melancholy.
Photograph by Wouter Brandsma