“I don’t normally read chick lit,” the writing student says to Jane Austen. He then goes on to berate poor Jane with his smug, limited viewpoint.
Don’t be that guy! I can appreciate that we want to share what we’ve learned along the road to writing nirvana, but we do not have all the answers. When offering a critique, humility and an open mind are called for.
I found this from “Freshly Pressed.”
Keep writing and keep sharing! – Cronin Detzz
Jane Austen, Programming Languages, and Being “That Guy” in the Writing Class – http://wp.me/p1tDK-yXx