It makes me a bit uncomfortable when people say I’m a good person, because
sometimes I’m actually a jerk! Thankfully, I’ve found that gentleness is a
skill I can learn if I care enough to try, and I’ve gotten better at it over
time. I’ve also found that when I’m nice and I focus on the positive, I get
better results. Here are some things I’ve learned about how to be a kinder
person in my writing.