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by BlackInk
Fri Jul 31, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: Story Critique Exchange
Topic: HM and SHM Crit Exchange?
Replies: 12
Views: 257

Re: HM and SHM Crit Exchange?

I like this idea. I'd be happy to participate. Wulf is right about not getting too obsessed with tweaking your old works. I have this problem. But I agree that finding out why you didn't quite get there can be an important learning tool So, I'd be happy to send out my SHM for a crit and to give sam...
by BlackInk
Sun Jul 19, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Quarterly Results
Topic: Quarter 3 Writers and Illustrators of the Future Vol. 37
Replies: 15
Views: 581

Re: Quarter 3 Writers and Illustrators of the Future Vol. 37

Submitted June 30th.
Good luck to all of us!
by BlackInk
Sun Jul 19, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!
Replies: 2941
Views: 596987

Re: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!

Hello, all! I've been writing on again, off again since I was a teenager. After publishing in college mags, I never successfully published anywhere and in Sep 2019 submitted to WotF for the first time. I got an honorable mention but was so disappointed in myself and the story because I knew it could...
by BlackInk
Sun Jul 19, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: Writing: Craft, Talent, Technique
Topic: How do you write eloquently?
Replies: 42
Views: 5709

Re: How do you write eloquently?

My problem with eloquent writing is when it enters the world of "purple" prose, or the imagery doesn't actually make sense but sounds pretty, or it's a literary attention grab that doesn't actually add anything to the story. Anybody want to post writing snippets as practice towards eloquen...
by BlackInk
Thu Jul 16, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Story Critique Exchange
Topic: Looking for feedback!
Replies: 6
Views: 118

Re: Looking for feedback!

I'd be happy to critique your story. Me husband can relate to yours!
by BlackInk
Thu Jul 16, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: Story Critique Exchange
Topic: In need of a critique
Replies: 8
Views: 135

Re: In need of a critique

I'd be happy to offer my eyes as well.

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