Seth Godin On The Fear Of The *Feeling* Of Taking A Risk

Seth Godin on the fear of the feeling of taking a risk:

"How many experiences are you missing out on because the (very unlikely) downsides are too frightening to contemplate?"

Not only was it a lack of time that drove me away from focusing more on writing for my site, it was also the fear of taking the risk to just write.

What's the worst that could happen? Not having people read your post? Why have a fear of taking the risk of writing then if you constantly think that no one will read it?
Who are you writing for? Who is missing out on the experience? Others or you?