Constructive Criticism In Writing

Constructive Criticism in Writing by R.S. Mollison-Read

Criticism is part and parcel of releasing any work out into the public. First there comes criticism from an editor, from beta readers, and others, but always in service of making the writing better. Once the story is released into the public however, criticism often becomes less about truly offering advice that will help to improve the story, and more about how a reader interacts with the story on a personal level.

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Personal Narrative in Storytelling

Personal Narrative In Storytelling by R.S. Mollison-Read

It is quite true that writers use their imagination to create worlds, and characters, and events that never existed. But I think it is also true that many writers put their own personal narrative into their work. How could we not, since our personal narratives, the experiences we’ve had shape our perception of the world, and the people around us. Whether consciously or not, writers include themselves in their writing, and this personality, is what makes good writing truly resonate with readers.

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