My top 6 online reader pet-peeves

I must be so annoying as a writer

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A. Shit I hate about people’s writing, haha

I get it, okay. The internet is tough, and many people scroll essays rather than read them. But it’s annoying as fuck and somewhat patronising towards those of us with an attention span higher than that of a two-month-old kitten.

B. Shit I hate about people’s writing that I’m also guilty of myself

I have no idea what we should be doing instead; if I knew, I’d be doing it.

Frankly, I have no idea how to balance these two facts: we need and crave authenticity; authenticity is depressing as fuck sometimes.

However, as my mother would say, we judge ourselves by measure of our intentions while judging others by measure of their actions.

Secular thinker with an empathy compulsion. Anxiety-nerd. Certified Crazy Cat Lady.