Motivation Monday: So Your Writing Annoyed Somebody

Now what?

Advice across the writing community differs on this point. Anne Lamott has recommended that your peers “should’ve behaved better” if they didn’t want to be portrayed in the same light in which they acted. And then, there’s this advice:

All writers shouls be put in a box and thrown into the sea. -Gordon Hinckley

Have any members of your family or friends felt this way about your writing?

What did you do about it? Did you stick to your guns, edit your work, scrap it altogether? Share it in the comments!