Impostor syndrome and my first panel.

Picture this. You’re in the middle of a crowd. Everyone is showering you with accolades about how awesome you are, and they are so impressed with your achievements. You smile and shake hands, and graciously accept all the praise. Meanwhile, on the inside, one thought is going through your head. “What if they all find out I’m a fraud?” You didn’t deceive anyone. You actually did all the things they think you did. You put in the work. You took the risks, and in the end, they payed off, but people don’t understand that those achievements don’t make you all that great. As soon as they realize that, they’ll get angry and declare you to be a fake. This is unofficially called impostor syndrome. I had never really had a...