Back at Milford! Hurrah!
Sunday 15th September – p.m.
The first full day of critiquing went well. Four stories were up for crit. Mine first, then stories from Tiffani Angus, Powder Thompson, and Sam Tovey. No one ran away screaming, ‘But you don’t understand my genius!’ No one burst into tears, and everyone kept to time. That’s a win!
We got some good out-of-context quotes, too:
“This story is Brothers Grimm meets Deliverance.” – Jacey Bedford
“There are possibilities for government snooping. Boris would bloody love this.” – Russell Smith
“I think you’re going to call a penis a tallywhacker and just get on with it.” – Powder Thompson
“A strong man is useful for moving furniture, but you wouldn’t want one to run the country.” – Kari Sperring
Today has, I think, gone well: we try to start off the first day with 2 critiques for people who know…
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