April 9th, 2010


Interesting posts about writing – w/e April 09 2010

Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:  

Industry Compass (J. A. Konrath)   
A different way of supporting libraries (Kelly R. Fineman aka kellyrfineman)   
Another look at edits (Brian Kell aka brian_ohio)  
Why teens should be encouraged to read YA (Meredith Wood aka meredith_wood)  
The Payoff Will Be in Good Karma (Steve Almond) by way of aprilhenryJON’S PICK OF THE WEEK   
The curse of YA, or Why is Harry Potter an orphan? (Karen W. Newton aka karen_w_newton)  
A Matter of Ethics (Nathan Bransford)  
[Selection of great writing posts on the Writer’s Digest blog]

Beginning the Website: Part 4 of 6 – The Webpage (Charlotte Boyett-Compo)   
The ‘R’ Word [in your writing] (misha_mcg)   
Writing: “Don’t Say it, Have the Characters Say it.” (Joshua Palmatier aka jpsorrow) 

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.