On coming to terms with my lack of formal education

Rachel Andrew writing for the The Pastry Box Project:

Formal education gives you words and technical understanding, it helps you interact with other people on a level where you can all assume you have the same starting point. It isn’t everything, and perhaps my hard-won knowledge, learned from trying and failing and figuring things out alone is my greatest strength.

— Read on the-pastry-box-project.net/rachel-andrew/2018-april-4