Digital Writing Critiques

A better way to edit writing assignments

About us

Ken Blake, Ph.D., holds a doctorate in mass communication from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and is an associate professor of journalism at Middle Tennessee State University, where he teaches media writing, computer-assisted reporting, media theory, and quantitative research methods. He also is director of MTSU's Office of Communication Research, which conducts the MTSU Poll, a twice-a-year public opinion poll of Tennessee adults. He can be reached at

Tricia Farwell, Ph.D. graduated from Arizona State University and is an assistant professor of advertising and public relations at Middle Tennessee State University, where she teaches a variety of courses in the advertising and public relations sequences and occasionally media writing. She’s a self-confessed tech geek, with interests in how social media and new technologies are impacting teaching. She can be reached at