How a Single Drop of Lukewarm Feedback Nearly Sent Me Off the Edge, Into a Pool of Negativity

What I did to pull out of the tailspin and how you can, too

Nicholas E. Barron
Jul 10 · 5 min read
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Photo by Elijah O’Donnell from Pexels

A creative person’s ego is like a lily’s petals: fragile and easily destroyed.

If you’ve ever grown a lily, you know what I’m saying. A strong wind can rip, or heavy rain can pummel…