Good reviews are always a thrill. Fortunately bad reviews haven't shown up in my short writing career. They lurk in my future, but hopefully they can be avoided.
This is one of the best:
Aviation Week Likes Fighter Pilot
It is inevitable to feel a sense of impatience when a work which you are proud of is released, but there is also a wonderful feeling of having the rewards for your effort extended slowly out over time. I'm pleased and honored with the reaction.