Beyond Fear
Published in

Beyond Fear

Listicles Can Make You A Great Writer If You Write With Good Intentions

They can hone your skills and help you succeed at your craft

Source: Pexels, Photo by Mikhail Nilov

They’re everywhere.

From Buzzfeed to Huffpost to just about every website, you’re bound to see articles with headlines like this:




Stories and tips about conquering self-doubt and living our best creative life.

Recommended from Medium

Finally Gained 100 Followers: Advice for beginners

How I sold the first 1,000 copies of my business book

My yellow office shelves with mock-ups of my book Hype Yourself

How to Write a Compelling Headline That Isn’t Clickbait

World Build While You Write

Why I write

Writing Strategies — Freewriting

Nothing is Original. Steal From Anywhere

How should we write?

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Alice Vuong

Alice Vuong

Living life imperfectly and as creatively as possible.

More from Medium

A Writing Lesson from the Most Famous Person in History

Day 29–31 Days of Reading 10 New Articles a day

Unfinished Business

The Spin Cycle of Being an Author