2. Gwen has dyslexia
She was diagnosed with dyslexia when she was just a kid. Gwen even had to repeat one year of school because of it.
It affected her self-esteem but she managed to get all the way to college, despite of it. Dyslexia can affect ones reading, writing and spelling. Spelling was the hardest part for her, and even today she is not good at it.
However, she found herself in music and after she started to write songs she finally find her strong side. According to her, when her father heard one of the songs she wrote he supported her and told her that she should continue to do it. She did continued which got her where she is today.