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Literary – August 11

“Shyness has a strange element of narcissism, a belief that how we look, how we perform, is truly important to other people.”

Andre Dubus II, born this date in 1936.

Writing prompt: Write a scene in which your protagonist is crippled by the belief that other people care about what your protag is saying or doing in the scene.

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