How I Learned to Love Criticism

And Stop Worrying so Much About What Others Think of my Work

I always knew I wanted to be a writer, but I didn’t have huge ambitions to become an author. In college, I was a double major in literature and communication and entertained ideas of being a journalist.

But as a literature major, I was required to take a creative writing class. I didn’t dread the class. In fact, I was…