How to Quiet Your Inner Critic

Tell her to take a hike!

Photo by Bermix Studio on Unsplash

If you haven’t deduced this from the subtitle, my inner critic is female on most occasions. She tells me that I can’t do this, that I’m not an expert in whatever field/genre I’m writing in, and that I would really be better off just being an accountant or doing something sensible, like maybe pursuing law or studying to be a doctor. She tells me that writing really isn’t…



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Daniella Cressman

I'm in the top 10% of wordsmiths on this platform. I cover politics, prose advice, and personal finance.