January 29th, 2010

Interesting posts about writing – w/e January 29 2010



Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:  
 
Receiving critique
writerjenn   
 
Remedial publishing math [Why numbers don’t always tell the whole story]
jimhines  
 
Author Solutions CEO Wants to Talk To Writers’ Guilds (Victoria Strauss)  
 
How I found critiquers – part 3 [this post includes links to parts 1 and 2]
writerjenn
 

A Call to Protect Copyrights Answered (Patricia McLinn) 
courtesy of Carly Carson   
 
On Ebooks
ilona_andrews   
 
Antagonists Antagging
tltrent  
 
[Calling all MG & YA authors! KidLit is having a writing contest]
Courtesy of phoenixfirewolf   
 
The truth about personalizing query letters
amy34   
 
Ways to Trash Your Writing Career: Incorrect Definitions (Sue Lange)   
 
On consistency [Should characters evolve and grow through a story?]
mtlawson   
 
Around the World in 28 Books
aurillia  
 
Slow learner
chant_1   
 
Words of Wisdom From Kathleen Duey SCBWI Miami
shannonwh   
 
The Literary Agent: Who is that Person Behind the Curtain? (A.M.Boyle)   
 
[Author intrusion]
bogwitch64  

How putting my books on Kindle let me buy a new raincoat
aprilhenry

 
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.