DesireThere's a desire deep within me,Desire20 hours ago in Free Verse More Like This
To tease. To twist.
To feel the tender tip
Trace silky skin.
To paint the body with blood.
To engrave myself onto their image.
Yet so permanent.
I will remain constant.
My instrument mirrors my facade;
Reveals the "ugly truth".
It nips away at reality.
A body of art;
Given purpose as purpose
A Guide To Giving Writers Criticism On DeviantARTRecently Miss-Union-Jack was insulted on one of her stories, and the commenter (in my opinion) seemed to believe that they were giving criticism. I know that situations like Miss-Union-Jack's has also happened to many other writers on DeviantART, including myself. So I believed it was time to sit down and write this out for readers on this website.A Guide To Giving Writers Criticism On DeviantART17 hours ago in Literature Features More Like This
First, what is the definition of criticism? I used Dictionary Reference to look up the exact meaning for the word. There were six definitions total but the one that seemed the be most fitting in this type of setting was number three.
Criticism; the act or art of analyzing and evaluating or judging the quality of a literary or artistic work, musical performance, art exhibit, dramatic production, etc.
Now I want to quickly mention that judging has never once incorporat