Monday, August 12, 2013
NFB's Writers' Division's - Writing Critique Service
Have you just written your masterpiece? Would you like a seasoned writer to give you an evaluation of your material?
The Writers’ Division of the National Federation of the Blind has established an on-going service: a critique of your writing.
For $10.00, you will receive a written evaluation of:
· your short story (max of 3,000 words)
· the first chapter (or first 20 pages) of your novel
· your poem (up to 3 poems, 36 lines max per poem)
· your children’s story (max of 3,000 words)
· your memoir (first 20 pages max)
· your non-fiction article (first 20 pages max)
The critique will contain feedback on the following:
· Overall quality
Those interested should submit their work by E-mail as an attachment in MS Word format, have it double spaced and send it to:
Robert Leslie Newman
President, NFB Writers’ Division
Material may be submitted at any time. Critiques will be E-mailed back within 30 days from when the reviewer receives the material; our pool of qualified editors is small and sometimes a submission will need to wait for a short time until an editor is free.
You may pay the $10.00 fee by check by: making it out to NFB Writers’ Division, and sending it to Robert Leslie Newman, 504 S 57th St., Omaha, NE 68106; or use Pay Pal on the Writers’ Division website, www.nfb-writers-division.net.