August 1st, 2014


Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e August 1st, 2014

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

How Can Authors and Publishers Partner Better on Book Marketing?  (Jane Friedman)

Writing on a Full Tank (Mary Keeley)

The Epidemic and Systemic Sabotage via Brainwashing of Aspiring Novelists (Larry Brooks)

The 4 Different Types of Conflict in Dialogue (K. M. Weiland)

The Magic Trick to Landing an Agent at a Conference (Liz Michalski)

Write Emails that Don’t Drive People Crazy (Rachelle Gardner)

A Marketing Pitch from Author Solutions (Victoria Strauss)

Understanding Your Contract (Stina Lindenblatt)

6 Qualities That Make an Agent Say Yes (Janet Kobobel Grant)

Walking the walk (Jennifer R. Hubbard)

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.