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I Tried to Help Someone and They Blocked Me

That went well!

Have you ever tried to help someone and they take it completely the wrong way? This happens to me occasionally.

A while ago, I tried to help a Medium writer who was worried that his story was missing a link. I tried to explain how to update it, how the edit function worked, and I guess it came across as patronising or something because…



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Susie Kearley

Freelance writer on writing, environment, health, animals, psych. Qualified in nutrition, psychology, MBA Join Medium