What I’ve Learned from Handling Criticism (and Nice Words on How Some Famous People Handle it Too)

By Emily Catenzaro

We’ve heard it all before: with writing comes criticism. But until you experience those first rejection letters (or a 2,000 word letter from a reader detailing nearly everything wrong with your story), it’s hard to predict exactly how you’re going to handle criticism. Actually, it’s hard for anyone to know how to handle criticism, period.… More What I’ve Learned from Handling Criticism (and Nice Words on How Some Famous People Handle it Too) By Emily Catenzaro