Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
What Makes a Book “Real”? (Natalie Whipple)
Five Openings to Avoid (Nathan Bransford)
E-Books: Weighing the possibilities (Rhonda Eudaly aka reudaly)
Michael Swanwick’s Modest Proposal for Authors (Katherine Quimby Johnson aka wordsrmylife)
Editors make a difference (April Henry aka aprilhenry)
Listen to Your Gut (Stina Lindenblatt)
To Prologue or Not To Prologue (Christine Norris)
Five thoughts about writer publicity (Patty Jansen)
Why is Publishing So Slow? (Rachelle Gardner)
Can you begin with dialogue? (Juliette Wade)
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.