Stories by Sherry


Children Stories:
Hopper Saves the Forest
The Wizard of Selena Island
Where Are Wini's Feelers

Young Adult:
Hybrid (The Egg Harvest)


Thursday, December 1, 2011

"Defending"

Food for thought on having others review your work.

The inclination to defend your writing is natural. Some writers, want to tell the person making a negative comment why he or she is wrong about their writing. But defending your work will not help you to become a better writer. Toughen-up. Become a better listener. (G.W.S.)

Happy Writing,
Magdalena

2 comments:

  1. I find that the best thing to do is thank everyone for their comments and suggestions, then act on the ones I think have merit and allow the ones I disagree with to ferment a bit before I decide what to do with them. Those stinkers reveal blind spots in my writing more often than I like, but sometimes I get the pleasure of writing them off as the ravings of a lunatic. :-)

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