How Do You Respond to Writing Feedback?

How Do You Respond to Writing Feedback?

Last weekend at the Festival of Faith and Writing, Ann Kroeker and I led a Festival Circle (discussion group) called “Advance Your Writing through Giving and Getting Feedback.” We talked about what feedback is helpful at each stage of the writing process and who might be the best person to ask.

In Your Own Words: Ann Kroeker – Habit

In Your Own Words: Ann Kroeker – Habit

hab·it — noun \ˈha-bət\ : a usual way of behaving : something that a person does often in a regular and repeated way : a strong need to use a drug, to smoke cigarettes, etc. : a piece of clothing worn by members of a religious group __________ “You need a rut to...
The View from 36,000 Feet

The View from 36,000 Feet

Onboard Continental flight 4465, I was looking out the window at the Great Lakes. Having departed from Cleveland, I was pretty sure we were flying over Lake Erie heading Northeast to Burlington, Vermont. As the flight attendant was handing out Ginger Ales and tomato...