Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
Solicitation Alert: Close-up TV News/Close-up Talk Radio (Victoria Strauss)
The auto mechanic and the cello: when writing advice goes wrong (Hilary Smith)
5 Reasons Agents Don’t Explain their Rejections (Rachelle Gardner)
Dealing With Reviews (Carmella Van Vleet)
Writing as a Worthwhile Struggle (Elizabeth Spann Craig)
Solicitation Alert: Blessed Hope Publishing (Victoria Strauss)
Should Authors Be Reviewers? (Ash Krafton)
Finding the Muse (Heroines of Fantasy)
Building a Platform vs. Promoting a Book (Rachelle Gardner)
Five Ways to Handle Stuff and Other Nonsense (Dr. John Yeoman)
Good Fit for Today’s Little Screens: Short Stories (Leslie Kaufman)
by way of Mitzi Flyte
When It’s OK to Self-Publish (Michael A. Ventrella)
If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2012, and last week’s list.
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.