Get feedback on your prose or poetry to better understand what works, what doesn't, and how to improve.

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  1. Submit your story via this form. 
  2. Receive an emailed invoice and team member name. ($10 + 1.5ยข per word; $40 minimum)
  3. Submit secure online payment within 48 hours.
  4. Receive your critique within 10 days of payment.

You may group up to three flash fiction pieces if each is under 1000 words (you will receive one critique for all pieces).

If you desire line-by-line edits, more in-depth services, or your work is longer than 10,000 words, we recommend Limpede Ink editorial services, a division of Carve Magazine.

If you previously used "Carve Editing Services" and would like to request Matthew Limpede as your editor again, you may contact him via Limpede Ink for a quote.


  1. Submit your poem(s) via this form. 
  2. Receive a quote with fee and editor's name.
  3. Notify us if you accept or decline quote.
  4. If you accept, we will email an invoice to be paid securely online within 48 hours.
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