Episode 7: You Belong

You belong

We’ve all had moments of doubt or feelings of inadequacy at some point in our lives. When we try new things, we become more vulnerable and may see ourselves as “not good enough.” Today, I am giving you some tips on how to beat these feelings of inadequacy and feeling like you aren’t good enough so you can see that you belong.


In this episode, we are diving into a common mindset block that authors face. I am sharing with you an experience I recently had where I felt like I didn’t belong and how I overcame those emotions. We are looking at how to handle dealing with doubt and comparison, three reasons we feel we don’t belong, and why you ARE an author and you DO belong. If you have struggled with feeling like you don’t belong or aren’t really an author, this is an episode you don’t want to miss! 


Be sure to tag me or message me on Instagram @ariellehadfield.authorcoach or join me in a coaching call where we can discuss your story, talk about mindset blocks, and help you craft a book you love . As always, if you enjoyed the episode, please LIKE & SHARE with others!


In this episode we cover:

  • Why I’ve felt inadequate and like I didn’t belong 
  • How to break through mindset blocks and feelings of inadequacy
  • 3 reasons we feel like we don’t belong
  • Why you should write your story even if you feel like you don’t belong
  • My challenge to you to help you break through these thoughts and feelings

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More about The Prologue: helping authors craft a stronger story


Welcome to The Prologue, with author coach, Arielle Hadfield.


You’ve got an idea for a story. Now it’s time to get it on paper. The writing world can be a strange and scary place, but you don’t have to face it alone.


In this podcast, Arielle guides authors through all the steps of writing a book.

This includes how to take a simple idea and transform it into an entire story with complete characters and a compelling plot, editing strategies, and mindfulness skills to help break through writer’s block, handle rejection, and find courage to step outside your comfort zone to get your story out of your head and into stores.


Arielle Hadfield began as an author. Soon she was able to combine her writing and editing skills with her background in mental health and life coaching to become the first of its kind author coach!


Tune in every Tuesday to learn how to craft a stronger story. With examples from books, movies, and music, and a fun, encouraging, and kind environment, Arielle will help you reach your goals, no matter how far-fetched they feel today.

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