Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
How to personalize a query (Nathan Bransford)
The Perfect Cover Letter: Advice From a Lit Mag Editor (Elise Holland)
Before You Outline: How to Discover Your Story’s Big Moments (K. M. Weiland)
Business Musings: Brand Identity (Branding/Discoverability) (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
When Is It Time to Let Your Old Work Go? (Laura Benedict)
How to Write a Sizzling, Scintillating Synopsis (Suzanne Purvis)
The Entitled Writer (Wendy Lawton)
Description: Letting Readers Fill in the Gaps (Elizabeth Spann Craig)
To Rant or Not to Rant (Clare Langley-Hawthorne)
Don’t Breach Your Publishing Contract by Mistake! (Rachel Kent)
If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2016, 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.