February 15th, 2019

Interesting blog posts about writing – February 15th 2019

Wisdom On the Web

Here’s my latest selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing:

Creating Characters: You Can Always Start With the Car (Laura Benedict)
https://killzoneblog.com/2019/01/creating-characters-you-can-always-start-with-the-car.html

Top Ten Things Good Books Are Missing (Cynthia Ruchti)
https://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/top-ten-things-good-books-are-missing/

Secret-Keepers: Generate Page-Turning, Nerve-Shredding Tension (Kristen Lamb)
https://authorkristenlamb.com/2019/01/secret-keepers-fiction-tension/

Planting the Body in a Cozy Mystery (Elizabeth Spann Craig)
https://elizabethspanncraig.com/uncategorized/planting-the-body-in-a-cozy-mystery/

The 100 Best Websites for Writers in 2019 (Dana Sitar)
https://thewritelife.com/100-best-websites-for-writers-2019/

What Is Public Domain? (And Why 2019 Is a Big Year) (Brad Frazer)
https://www.janefriedman.com/what-is-public-domain/

Manuscript Formatting (Jerry Jenkins)
https://jerryjenkins.com/manuscript-format/

Unsnagging Your Plot (James Scott Bell)
https://killzoneblog.com/2019/01/unsnagging-your-plot.html

Why You Need to Join a Writing Group (And How to Find One) (Blake Atwood)
https://thewritelife.com/why-you-need-to-join-a-writing-group/

The Inner Struggle: How to Show a Character’s Repressed Emotions (Angela Ackerman)
https://www.janefriedman.com/character-repressed-emotions/



If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2018, and my previous 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.