Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
Networking Doesn’t Mean Being An A**hole (Jonathan Wood)
The Top 10 Reasons I May Have Rejected Your Short Story (Susan DeFreitas) Jon’s Pick of the week
Kill Your Darlings—How 'Game of Thrones' Can Change Your Writing (Richard Thomas)
A Most Audible Alarm: ACX Chops Royalties (Porter Anderson)
Open Mode (Anna Elliott)
What's Changed and What's Stayed the Same (Rachelle Gardner)
If Writers Wrote Every Scene Like A Sex Scene... (Jane Leback)
Gone (Donald Maass)
The Advance: How Much Can I Expect? (Wendy Lawton) www.booksandsuch.com/blog/the-advance-ho
You don't have to write every day (Nathan Bransford)
A New Approach for Plotters, Pantsers, and Everyone in Between (JamesScott Bell)
6 Worst Ways to Get Your Novel Published (J Lincoln Fenn)
If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2013, 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.