January 2nd, 2010

Interesting posts about writing – w/e January 02 2010



Slightly delayed due to the end-of-year festivities, here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week: 
 
Disguising the Cavalry  
nancyfulda  
 
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! [Edits are officially renamed] 
veschwab   
 
Be Highly Suspicious of Beautiful baskets 
time_shark   
 
Ten Words You Need to Stop Misspelling  [Very funny]  
courtesy of seanan_mcguire   
 
2010 – The Year of… [encouragement]
brian_ohio   
 
Everybody’s free [Jon’s fave of the week] 
watchmebe    
 
Free 2-year novel writing course 
david_bridger    
 
You Crack Me Up!  
tracy_d74   
 
Truth first  
writerjenn 

2010 Jim Baen Memorial Writing Contest   
wbledbetter 

Holiday Repeat: Don’t Fake a Personalized Query (Nathan Bransford)

The weird way I got an agent – with someone’s old newspapers  
aprilhenry 

Dialogue Interruptus (Kathryn Craft)

 
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.