Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
8 Writer Tips To Keep Your Butt in the Chair (Jordan Dane)
Avoid Backstory Plot Holes (Diana Hurwitz)
Writer Beware's Self-Publishing Page Renovated and Updated (Victoria Strauss)
The Reader’s Emotional Journey (Donald Maass)
Balancing Your Writing Career (Stina Lindenblatt)
Keep an offhand remark on hand (Joe Moore)
13 Ways to Impress an Agent (Rachelle Gardner)
Character Buy-In (Mary Kole)
Agents Behaving Badly (James Scott Bell) Jon’s Pick of the week
Where is the best place to put worldbuilding exposition in my story? (Juliette Wade)
The fight over Sherlock Holmes and how copyright changes pop culture (Alyssa Rosenberg)
By way of Christopher Roden
If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2013, and last week’s list.
If you have a particular favorite among these, please let the author know (and me too, if you have time). Also, if you've a link to a great post that isn't here, feel free to share.