What’s the best writing advice you’ve received? And the worst?

Writers! Share with us in the thread:

  1. What is the best piece of writing advice you’ve received? (Or: what quote about writing left a lasting impression with you?)

  2. What is the worst piece of writing advice you’ve received?


At the Substack Writer Get Together, writers used this thread to share memorable writing advice. If you were not able to join us, feel free to add to the thread!