Yes, we all need approval, and even if I try to quash it, it will live on.
But when I find myself slanting my writing specifically to elicit a response, I need to adjust my settings.
As of January 1st, I’m turning off comments on this blog. I want to free up some emotional energy for writing. This will help.
You already know where to find me if you want to chat. It’s not about turning off the conversation.