I got myself in over my head as far as time to do things. Without losing any of my regular obligations for blogs, group moderation, posts, writing, etc., I got into a beta read situation with two wonderful authors. 656 more words
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Giving Helpful Feedback is a Craft in itself
Being a good critique partner is not reading someone’s story and saying “This is the best-est thing I have ever read.” (Even if it is.) It is also not saying “Wow, this sucks.” (Even if it does.) Most importantly, it is not telling another writer how to write their story. 1,202 more words
I don’t know why writers like to sit on a shitty draft.
They’re all like, oh just get it over with. It’s okay, your first draft isn’t supposed to be good. 453 more words