I almost entitled this “Beta-Reading: For Fun and Profit” but… I don’t usually profit. At least not monetarily. I do … More
If you’re a writer, at some point between you putting the words down and it going out to its intended audience, you’re probably going to solicit some feedback (and if you don’t, you probably should).
Be it from one or all of these:
- an alpha reader
- a flock of beta readers
- a writing group
- a critique partner
- a paid editor
- an agent
- an acquiring Editor for a publishing house
- or your mom
you’re likely going to receive some feedback other than, “I loved it! Don’t change a thing!” (Unless your mother is very different from mine)
But, when that feedback is more nebulous or overarching than typos and wording, it can be tricky to know where to start.
Here are the 6 steps I follow when receiving reader feedback
Since this week’s blog post is 90% vacation photos and stats, this week’s vlog post is a site favorite, from … More
Guess How Much Writing I’ve Done Since December 1st?
But you know what I have done?
When I finished writing my rough draft, I thought the hard part was over.
Boy was I wrong!