Occasionally one of my articles gets picked up by a major media outlet. My daily page views will spike to 15,000, I get some awesome new readers and everyone is happy. No, actually, let me take that back. One guy wasn’t happy. At all.
Canada’s national newspaper, the Globe and Mail, picked up my post “Your Starbucks Habit Is Not Why You’re Broke”. I received this email a few days after it posted. Maybe it’s just me, but I think I hit a n-e-r-v-e.
“Dear Mrs. Nickels / AKA Laura,