Those “Why You’re a Bad Writer” Lists are Punching Down. Ignore Them.

Punching down is not okay.

Linda Caroll
Mar 12, 2020 · 6 min read

Punching up vs. punching down

Frankly, writing about writing on a writing site is like showing up at the playground with candy and a puppy. Your motivation matters…

I write about writing. A lot.

1. The best role models inspire and encourage

2. There’s no such thing as a lazy writer

3. There’s not a wrong way to write

4. There’s no such thing as a bad writer.

5. Don’t quit, struggle is part of the process

Before You Go…

The Partnered Pen

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Top writer. Featured in NYT, Forbes. https://lindac.substack.com/

The Partnered Pen

MPP friends writing about life, love, and everything else in between together.

Linda Caroll

Written by

Top writer. Featured in NYT, Forbes. https://lindac.substack.com/

The Partnered Pen

MPP friends writing about life, love, and everything else in between together.

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