I have found receiving and giving feedback to be one of the most helpful ways in advancing my writing. I have been blessed to have some very thoughtful and kind critique partners.
The reason I like to critique is because it gives me insight into how other people would see my work and makes me more conscious of my own writing. Moreover, if I am comprehensive in my critiques than my critique partners are likely to do the same for me.
This is my critique process:
My role as a critique-r is to help advance the story and make it a better version of itself. Some challenges I have faced and how I have resolved them: