What is Critique Circle all about? What do our members say? Some Statistics
The Best Writing Site on the Web
I have been a member of five writing websites so far, including one fanfiction website and four original writing sites. Not one has come close to the comfortable environment, the helpful comments, and the sheer level of experience here at the critique circle. Everyone, even those who maybe can't write as well yet themselves, seems to know how to use tact and honesty to help people make their work better. I've improved so much here, in critiquing and writing; this is without a doubt the best and most welcoming writing website on the internet. Join us, support us, help make us better. I guarantee you, you will love it.
Critique Circle is an online writing workshop for all authors, whether they write literary fiction, genre fiction, articles or short stories. Our purpose is to provide a place for writers to give and receive feedback on their work, and thereby learn from one another. The Critique Circle also includes forums as well as helpful writing tools for manuscript progress, submission tracking, character generation and more.
Workshops can be an invaluable resource to writers as they are a great way to get feedback and suggestions on their manuscripts, as well as providing a social forum for interaction with other writers. Online workshops such as the Critique Circle have the added advantage of being accessible at any time and from any location regardless of geography.
Membership to the Critique Circle is free and we welcome everyone interested in using an online forum to improve their writing skills while helping others improve theirs. Critique Circle is open to all genres, including science-fiction, fantasy, romance, children's novels, horror and suspense.
We've endeavored to make Critique Circle as writer-friendly and secure as possible. People have full control over their submissions, including the ability to either hide them from all other users or delete them at any time. People can also choose to have the stories only visible to those who regularly critique, or those who have critted in the past month. We believe this feature will make people feel more secure about using the critique forum.
Those supporting the Critique Circle also have the option to form their own private critique groups, integrated into the global critique system.
Some statistics on Critique Circle
During the last 7 days 190 stories have been submitted totalling 527,117 words.
During the last 7 days 1209 critiques have been submitted totalling 662,334 words.
135 members have joined Critique Circle during the last 7 days.
A total of 66,584 people have registered on Critique Circle.
A total of 132,195 stories have been submitted to Critique Circle.
A total of 661,021 critiques have been submitted to Critique Circle.
There are currently 43 members logged in.
Critique Circle has been visited 38,505,587 times.