Beyond the Red Pen: Giving Constructive Criticism

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If anyone has read your work, chances are you’ve received feedback on it, whether you asked for it or not. You probably ignored most of it. Giving good feedback can be a problem in the writing community. It requires understanding and empathy.  How can you respond to someone else’s writing in a way that helps […]

Writer’s Response: How to Use Critical Feedback

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As a writer, you are going to receive some harsh feedback. It’s a given. Many writers must either learn to be thick-skinned or give up. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Surviving criticism of your work comes down to understanding your view of your writing, the person giving the feedback, and the type […]