Ali Shearman you write well and clearly. That makes the labour-part of writing easy.

As for criticism, isn’t it odd what people will complain about? I’m expecting some possibly controversy with what I write about (LGBTQ), and yet you got slammed for being green? What?

When people complain and criticize online it’s a cry for help. Look at it that way.

You can ignore, delete, or attempt to understand.

Maybe you need something of a mantra, to the effect of, what you say is not their problem. Their reaction is their own.

And whats more important to you? Publishing or protecting yourself?

Difficult questions I know, but look to the positive comments and allow those to strengthen your resolve if you’ve been hit by an internet troll! :-)

Written by

I coach deep thinkers and creatives in cultivating their purpose to experience more freedom, impact, and joy in their lives.

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