“Feedback” is a word that strikes dread in creative people the world over. It is our proverbial “Boo!” and it really can scare the crap out of us.
Most of us crave feedback. We want to know our work matters to someone other than ourselves. Don’t we?
And yet, too many of us share our work at the wrong time and with the wrong people. Doing this we tend to bring forth the words we dread the most, such as “You’re work sucks, I hate it – get a day job!”