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Wednesday, 20 April 2011

Forum workshop with Irene S. Roth

 Forum workshop

Workshop Title: Seven Tips to Perform A Professional Online Critique

Forum Presenter: Irene S. Roth

Workshop outline:

       It is important for writers to be courteous when
       giving professional critiques. We don't want to
       bash the other writer, but we want him/her to
       develop and flower into the type of writer that
       will be successful and content in his/her
       Here are seven tips to perform a professional
       1.  Be courteous.
       2.  Find good points to say about a manuscript at
            all times.
       3.  Don't slam another writer's views.
       4.  Be thorough in your critique.
       5.  Don't negatively label any manuscript.
       6.  Suggest positive feedback to make the
            manuscript better.
       7.  Couch negative comments positively.
       Irene S. Roth is a freelance writer for teens and
       tweens. She leads live chats and workshops at the
       National Writing for Children's Center about
       different aspects of the writing life. She is a
       registered Virtual Book Tour host with the
       National Writing for Children Center and Stories
       for Children's Magazine where she is also an
       Assistant Nonfiction Editor. Ms. Roth also has
       two website that is geared to writers. These are
       as follows:
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