May 31st, 2019

Interesting blog posts about writing – May 31st 2019

Wisdom On the Web

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

Beyond Good Writing: Two Literary Agents Discuss What Matters Most (Sangeeta Mehta)
https://www.janefriedman.com/beyond-good-writing/

8 Ways to Inject Humor into Your Writing (Becca Puglisi)
https://writershelpingwriters.net/2019/04/8-ways-to-inject-humor-into-your-writing/

Examine Your Turning Points (Janice Hardy)
http://blog.janicehardy.com/2019/04/sunday-writing-tip-examine-your-turning.html

Leaving a Writer’s Group: 5 Reasons it May be Time (Kathryn Craft)
https://writersinthestormblog.com/2019/04/leaving-a-writers-group-5-reasons-it-may-be-time

Writing Mistakes (Savannah Cordova)
https://writingthroughlife.com/7-writing-mistakes-you-probably-dont-realize-youre-making/
by way of Laurie Wallmark

The Morning After (Brunonia Barry)
https://writerunboxed.com/2019/04/30/the-morning-after/

How to Develop a Great Story Idea (Jerry Jenkins)
https://jerryjenkins.com/story-ideas/

The First Five Lines (Donald Maass)
https://writerunboxed.com/2019/05/01/the-first-five-lines/

5 Newbie Mistakes that Will KILL a Perfectly Good Story (Kristen Lamb)
https://authorkristenlamb.com/2019/05/five-mistakes-kill-story/

Beware Bogus Writing Contests! Look for These 8 Red Flags (Anne R. Allen)
https://annerallen.com/2019/05/beware-bogus-writing-contests/

8 Quick Tips for Show, Don’t Tell (K.M. Weiland)
https://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/critique-8-quick-tips-for-show-dont-tell/#

How to Avoid One Dimensional Character (Mary Kole)
https://kidlit.com/2019/05/06/one-dimensional-character/



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.