Lots of people tell me they want to share their stories, opinions, ideas and writing.
But they are worried about how other people will react.
In some cases they have experienced “pushback” or rejection.
In some cases they’ve kept quiet because they’re afraid of the reactions of others. There’s fear of criticism, judgment, or haters. And there’s fear of real life consequences: gossip at work; maybe even risk of being fired or outcast, or worse.
Maybe you can relate.
Here are my recommendations on dealing with negative reactions: whether they’re real, perceived or anticipated. And how to write without being held back by what others might think.Read More