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Happy Weekend. My Review of the Last Week and a Reminder For You.

How was your week? Good I hope. Mine was busy though uneventful. It certainly doesn't feel like winter. I'm in south central British Columbia, Canada and the weather has been more spring like than winter. Hmm... While I'm not complaining per se, I'd like to maybe see a little bit of snow. (shh don't actually… Continue reading Happy Weekend. My Review of the Last Week and a Reminder For You.

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Do You Know How to do a Writing Critique?

Hearing your own work critiqued can lead to a knee-jerk reaction filled with defensive indignation. Others obviously didn't understand. You start to explain and try to bring them to a point of agreement, but it doesn't happen. You view the person doing the critique as an idiot--unworthy of being in the same room with your genius and a total waste of your time.