On this day in 1814, Francis Scott Key wrote the poem "Defence of Fort McHenry". It later became the lyrics to "The Star-Spangled Banner", a testament to the enduring power of literature. Make your prose ring across the centuries with a visit to our critique group. Become tomorrow's classic with the help of our keen-eyed readers and writers. Submit your manuscript via email, following our guidelines, to Beth by 12:00 noon on Sunday, August 31, 2014. You can view the current critique queue HERE.