April 16th, 2010

Interesting posts about writing – w/e April 16 2010



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


 
When IMWIs attack! (Barbara A. Barnett aka babarnett) 
 
A rant [about the importance of good grammar and punctuation] (Naomi Jay aka naomi_jay) 
 
How Libraries Choose [Which] Books to Purchase (Abigail Goben) 
 
Web Resources for Crime Writers (Patrica Stoltey) 
 
Drop the reading, make it an event! (Deborah Schneider) 
 
Rejections aren’t so bad… (Brian Kell aka brian_ohio) 
 
10 Things you can do to promote the novel you haven’t even sold yet  (Gina Holmes) 
 
How the Little Things Make Life (and Magic) More Real (Tessa Gratton aka tessagratton) 
 
Why I Keep Writing (Jakob Drud aka jakobdrud) 
 
How to Increase Productivity (Kathy Kulig) 

The Proper Care and Feeding of Readers (Ariel Allison Lawhon)
by way of Riley Carney 
 
Components of a Good Writing Workshop (Shon Bacon) 

Negative Reviews = Great News! (Jim Hines aka jimhines) 

  

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.