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How I went from awkward overthinker to more creative more of the time

Alex Mathers
3 min readApr 19, 2024


I’m in a cafe in Tallinn, Estonia.

I’m in my usual spot as people shove enormous croissants into their mouth holes.

I’m reflecting on how lucky I am to get to write and be a bit goofy for a living.

It hasn’t been without hard work and working on my mindset.