Dear Captain Awkward, I'm a writer (currently unpublished, but that's only a matter of time!) and I'm having difficulty processing some recent, very specific feedback about my work. Two of my short stories have received similar responses from two separate sources (one response per story). The first was that the writing had become a little … Continue reading #777: “Help me process some writing feedback.” Challenge accepted!
Dear Captain of the Awkward Army, I have recently decided to do something about my lifelong dream to be a professional writer. I still have a non-creative-writing job that makes money (well, a paying internship, but close enough), but I am trying to spend more and more of my free time writing fiction, editing, and … Continue reading #321: Artistic Discouragement