A Good Review is Hard to Find – Part 3

For writers, this is a great post and for those who want to understand the writing process please read. !

Liz Leighton Writing Adventures

I apologize for taking so long to get to part 3. Part 4 will be posted by Jan.30th or sooner.

In 1917 The Inland Press printed “Mark Twain’s 3 Rules For Writing.” The article said the first was write. The second was write and the third was write. One of the most well-known quotes on writing by Stephen King is this one. “If you want to be a good writer you must do two things above all else: read a lot and write a lot.”

This is good advice and a great foundation but it is practically impossible to become a great writer in a vacuum. At some point, we all need feedback on our writing because it’s difficult to look at our own work objectively.

Too many times I have read writers lamenting the difficulty of getting thorough, in-depth, thoughtful, and helpful reviews. Many of these writers send out…

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9 thoughts on “A Good Review is Hard to Find – Part 3

  1. She provides excellent advice here. Recently had to source reviews and feedback for a client and it was hectic, both before and after publishing. Luckily he’s been published before, so we were able to look up the people who helped with the first book.

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