Somehow I didn’t get the memo and showed up at at a cancelled critique session (30 miles away). However, my critique partner was having a lousy week.* And we had tea and she gave me a really good idea for my manuscript.** All in all, it was an excellent critique session.
*When the best thing that’s happened all week is your dishwasher broke, that is one lousy week.
**Like cut down on the phrase “what you should do” if you’ve used it 8 times in 23 pages.