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On this site you may upload your writings, and you may give reviews and critiques if so desired. When giving a critique, you must be mindful of the but also know how to give a good review or critique. Critiquing, much like writing, is an art form and can take a while to master, but if you know the key elements to a good critique, you can begin evaluating other pieces of work in no time!

  • Why is it good? This is vital in making people see that your critique is worth reading, and won't just bash the work.
  • Why does it need to be improved? Notice I say "improve". We never say "this is bad" because it isn't constructive, and really, it's plain nasty.
  • How can you improve?
  • Overall score. This isn't vital, but I like to put it in. A short, sweet sentence like "Overall, this was a good piece, because [...]"

-Sirens of Oakvale-Talk-[Wiki] 22:09, September 23, 2012 (UTC)

With a critique do i need to be modesty about it?

Aiko ! 19:32, October 2, 2012 (UTC)

Your critiques shouldn't be mean spirited. They need to be constructive, and actually admonish a needed fact. But you are welcome to leave your opinions on things that should be polished up or added. Or you can go to Skye's wall and leave her a message. :)

Readwritelivenikki (talk) 01:16, October 4, 2012 (UTC)

We also have 10 admins, any of them can help i guess. Also, when structuring the review or critique, you should do it much like an essay.





JamesI'm Sexy and I know it 03:22, October 6, 2012 (UTC)