If you have a talent, be a good steward of it. Find a teacher. or teachers. Work consistently. Be humble. Be brave. Seek developmental feedback and accept wise instruction. Remind yourself that talent alone isn’t enough. Pray for opportunities to share your talent and be prepared for them.
Luck Favors the Prepared.” Edna Mode
Risk failure. Tell fear to shut up and sit down because it’s YOUR turn.
and remember what Jimmy Dugan said:
“It’s supposed to be hard. If it wasn’t hard, everyone would do it. The hard is what makes it great.”