September 5, 2009
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Yes and yes, and I feel both exercises have been helpful in my ongoing development.
Possibly literary, usually character-driven fiction.
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Critique/feedback is an invaluable tool in that it comes from outside your often isolated writer's experience. Even if the input doesn't switch on a floodlight, you can be sure it gives a glimpse of what the world of readers sees or doesn't see in your work.