The Fear of Public Speaking (Inspired By “Lose Yourself “ — By Eminem)

Updated: Jul 23, 2020

“His palms are sweaty, knees weak, arms are heavy there’s vomit on his sweater already…mom’s spaghetti”

The opening lyrics to Eminem's most notable song to date.

You may not know me, but at one point, I wanted to become a rapper. Of course, this was not really my destiny as this dream was more “talk” than “action”.

I admit. I was a “wannabe”.

But Eminem’s song “Lose Yourself” was my own personal anthem. I played this song on repeat as I studied for my final exams in college. It’s a song that helped me feel 10x bigger than I was, made me feel like I was invincible, and gave me the courage that I needed to wi