Cezary Wiech
Cezary Wiech voted up Walt O'Reagun's answer

True to a point.

But if it's bad due to incorrect grammar or spelling - that is fact, not opinion.  (Which is often the case of younger, self-published writers)

Cezary Wiech
Cezary Wiech voted up Barb Cala's answer

People don't realize that poorly written stories can be misunderstood or even ignored if someone gets tired of trying to figure them out.  That doesn't make them "bad", it just makes it difficult for someone to understand the story, the author's intent, or maybe even take them seriously.  That's certainly not going to be good … Read more