August 5th, 2011

Interesting posts about writing – w/e August 5th 2011




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


8 Ways to Write Better Characters (Elizabeth Sims)
by way of April Henry (aka aprilhenry)

Grammar: It’s Not Just For Kids Anymore (Miss Snark)

On Distractions (Nathan Bransford)

Literary Agents and Self-Publishing (Laura Resnick)

Critique partners: finding and valuing them (Juliette Wade)

Agents as Publishers (Jim C. Hines aka jimhines)

How To Market Your Book (Rachelle Gardner)

I’ll Sail My Ship Alone (Kenneth Mark Hoover aka kmarkhoover)

Conflict of interest (Saundra Mitchell aka anywherebeyond)


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.

If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2010 and last week’s list.