Tag Archives: feedback

By Rote with Ryan: Criticism

Criticism : How to give it as a reader and take it as a writer. Raise your hand. Who here likes criticism? Be honest now. Some might enjoy giving it, but almost no one likes receiving it. Am I right? … Continue reading

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Fit to be Tied

It’s August so that means back-to-school, the beginning of football season, the countdown to everything pumpkin spice and bow ties. Yes, you read that right bow ties. They are dapper and I think highly under appreciated for everyday wear, but … Continue reading

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The value of your writing

Most of us would probably like to see our books become best sellers so we could dance joyfully in the limelight while laughing our way to the bank (or credit union, as the case may be). But what if your … Continue reading

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It’s not you, it’s us

Critique groups come and go, form then fall apart, gather and… sometimes keep gathering.  My original critique group belongs in the hall of fame.  They’ve been together approximately fifteen years.  But more often than not, a critique group’s  shelf life … Continue reading

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