“A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.” ― G.K. Chesterton, Heretics
This, my friends . . . this is what scares the h-e-double-hockey-sticks out of most authors. This is what stopped me from writing stories long, long ago. I saw too much of my own inexperience staring back at me.
So, what you gonna do about it?