August 13th, 2010

My old gran's at Flash Fiction Chronicles


As part of my plan for world domination, I've started doing regular columns on other blogs.  Mostly, I'll be writing new articles, but every now and then I'm going to throw in a personal favorite, like 10 Things My Old Gran taught me about writing, which is now up at Every Day Fiction's blog, Flash Fiction Chronicles.
 

If you missed it before or enjoyed it so much the first time that you'd like to read it again, here's the link.

Interesting blog posts about writing - w/e August 13 2010


  
 
Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
 
 
Writers, Authority, and the Kieth Hernandez Rule (Nathan Bransford)
 
Five Simple Things Agents Can Do To Make Writers' Lives Easier (and Three Things Writers Should Do Regardless) (Nancy Parish)
 
Moonrat’s Rundown of Publishing Options (Editorial Ass)
by way of April Henry (aka aprilhenry)
 
The Fine Art of Ego Management (Ann Aguirre)
 
Signing Hell (Cyn Balog aka cyn2write)
 
Be a Sadist (John T. Glover aka jtglover) 
 
Do You Suffer From One of These Writing Maladies? (Nathan Bransford)[Jon’s pick of the week] 
 
Blurb Nation (Peadar Ó Guilín aka peadarog)
 
Writing Real People (Nephele Tempest aka nephele)
 
Indiana Attorney General Investigates New Century Publishing (Victoria Strauss) [Whichever publishing road you choose to take, it’s worth remembering there are plenty of scam artists out there]
 
The Death of Print/Publishing, Part MCCLWTFXVIII (Jim C. Hines aka jimhines)
 
Advice for Writers from Writers (Shon Bacon)
 
Act First, Explain Later (Jodie Renner)
 
How to Start Your Mystery Novel (Chuck Sambuchino)
 
Podcasting and the Writer (Norman W. Wilson) 
 

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.