Just WOW. Brilliant on every level. Personal (not dropping to his level) compassion (understanding something was behind his actions) the writer (possibly creating a character) Integrity (to yourself and the cashiere) LOVE you, Thank you for sharing!
I write a lot. I make mistakes and I correct them. I try and I fail. I’ll try again until I succeed. It’s not easy to take something and show it to the world. It’s hard. There are outside forces one must face. Someone asked me what I do about the outside forces that affect my writing, my tenacity and my emotional state.
- Opinions good or bad
- Degrading Criticism
- Constructive Criticism.
- Help and kindness
- Trolls and haters
There is so much more I could list. The bottom line is no matter what a person does there will be things that help and things that hurt. I can’t say what you should do about either, it is a personal thing on how to handle them. What I can do is tell you what I do.
Recently I had an encounter with a man at a…
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