AuthorsDen.com   Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Albert Megraw, iRobert Wood, iLark Pogue, iRichard Hardie, iJanice Scott, iStan Law (aka Stanislaw Kapuscinski), iJ. Allen Wilson, i

  Home > Poetry > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Debra A Baugh

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Books
· Poetry
· 21 Titles
· 20 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Aug, 2009

Debra A Baugh, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Blues in the Night: The First Chronicles of Bernie Butz
by Carol Fowler

This is a 5 story series about a jazz reviewer in 1951 who has an undying loyalty to the cats that he writes about. He finds himself in the middle of their dilemmas that ..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Off the Wall Contrarian quotes for People in Recovery
by Tuchy (Carl) Palmieri

“Off The Wall Contrarian Quotes for people in recovery” is a book of sayings, aphorisms and quotes for The 12 step movements it is filled with proverbs, sayings and slog..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  imaginable possibility
  2.  A Woman
  3.  The Fighter
  4.  I Sprung
  5.  fusion of muse
  6.  I'll Be Doing It Until I Die
  7.  Bedlam in Thibodaux
  8.  The Domino Effect
  9.  Shoes
  10.  synchronized
  11.  The Garden of Death
  12.  sky of reason
  13.  ISIS, et al
  14.  Wind
  15.  Fifty Bales of Hay....
  16.  Speachless
  17.  Ahhh . . . Thinking About Things
  18.  My Silence
  19.  A Few Words About You
  20.  Searches of Mine





A Critics Bite II
by Debra A Baugh

Tuesday, September 01, 2009
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Debra A Baugh
•  I'm Sorry Baby
•  Broken Promises
•  Yearn
•  Who Am I
•  You Hurt Me
           >> View all 20

some critics are harsh in their critiques and constructive criticism is all that we seek....especially for the meek


A critics bite is froth with fright;
but, they're not always right; you
give slights; become uptight when
returned to your insight
(sometimes)

A critics bite can shed some light;
but, not when you pass out a snipe
towards a poets limelight
(sometimes)

A critics bite is to let you know
if, you can write; not to correct
a word not spelt right; just peruse
its content to gain a poets insight
to his writing rights

Don't take the critics bite to heart
it's just to give you a start; vice
versa a critic shouldn't feel slighted
when a poet returns a critique from
receiving a slight thrown into his
spotlight

Sometimes the critics bite can be light
that will steer you right; or veer off
left field of knocking the poet off
course of his artistic right

Critics think about what you write
your bite can leave you or the poet
feeling uptight about each others
given right; respect each others
right to voice their writing rights
 

Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Reviewed by J'nia Fowler 10/11/2009
It is true to say that sometimes we swim with sharks. Love it. PS; thank you for visiting my den. Most welcome. J'nia
Reviewed by Debra Baugh 9/1/2009
this poem was written when i first started writing and new to the game i was criticized for a misspelling of a word...which, put me off a little to bit so, this is what i came up with to give insight to anyone that critiques a poem of another poet.....the part II addenum is for another poet that was totally nasty in their critique of something else i wrote.....so i just added a few more words to the original poem...that's why we have a critics bite II...that poet herself wrote me back after reading a critics bite II to say that she stood corrected for her snipe.....



Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.