Three Steps To Getting Good, Usable Feedback On Writing

Welcome to part two of my short series on reader feedback for writers (not sure if you’re a writer? Look here to find out). Last week I outlined my reasons for not listening to the feedback offered by just any old body. Today we’ll go through the necessary—if not sufficient—steps you’ll need to take in […]

Just Because It’s Hurting Doesn’t Mean It’s Working: Why You Should Largely Ignore Reader Feedback

Tell people you’re writing something and it brings out their inner critic. They’ll queue up to give you their unsolicited opinion. Even perfectly benign souls find it hard not to rip your work to the kind of shreds which wouldn’t be out of place on a pulled pork sandwich. Faced with these acts of savagery, […]