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loren-rhoads's picture
Aug.04.2012
Part of being a writer is striving to improve your writing.  However, asking for criticism is not the same as being able to listen to criticism. Gretchen Rubin, author of The Happiness Project and the new book Happier at Home, had some useful things about taking criticism on her blog, My...
janet-ruth-heller's picture
Sep.12.2011
            Two years ago, when she was penalized for a foot fault, star tennis player Serena Williams completely lost her temper in a semi-final match at the U. S. Open.  She screamed at the line judge and threatened to stuff a tennis...