Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
What’s the Story on Backstory? (Rachelle Gardner)
Constructing Your First Chapter (Elsa Neal)
Agents (Surviving the Transition, Part 3) (Kristin Kathryn Rusch) [Jon’s Pick of the Week ]
by way of Bart Palamaro
E-Book prices fuel outrage – and innovation (Narasu Rebbapragada)
by way of Donna Brennan
Writing in a Foreign Language, Part II: Possibilities (Jakob Drud aka jakobdrud)
Been There (Donald Maass)
Gaming the System (Jim C. Hines aka jimhines)
How to Read a Book Contract – For Avoidance of Doubt (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
by way of Jakob Drud (aka jakobdrud)
Remembering Bridget Zinn, cancer and sadness (Lisa Schroeder aka lisa_schroeder)
Publish America Will Be your Literary agent…For $199 (Victoria Strauss)
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.
If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2010 and last week’s list.