Originally Posted by PineappleHead
In my opinion, it's almost more discouraging to know that the read count is going up, because then all those little doubts creep in: are they not reviewing just because they don't have time? Or is it something about my writing? Is my writing bad and no one wants to tell me? Or is my writing so <insert adjective here> that everyone is just completely apathetic?
I don't know, personally I'm satisfied knowing people click on and potentially read my stories.
(Although of course I do love me constructive criticism, can't get better if you don't know what's wrong with your writing...)