June 14th, 2019

Interesting blog posts about writing – June 14th 2019

Wisdom On the Web

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

What’s Your Author Persona? How to Be Yourself Online—Only Better (Anne R. Allen)
https://annerallen.com/2019/05/whats-your-author-persona/

When a Writer Becomes a Target (Rachelle Gardner)
https://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/when-a-writer-becomes-a-target/

5 Ways Writers (Try to) Fake Their Way to Good Storytelling (K.M.Weiland)
https://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/5-ways-writers-try-to-fake-their-way-to-good-storytelling/

Setting Goals to Finish Writing Your Book (Brian Tracy)
https://jerryjenkins.com/writing-goals/

What You Can Learn Listening to Audio Books (Polly Iyer)
https://bloodredpencil.blogspot.com/2019/05/what-you-can-learn-listening-to-audio.html

Tune out your self-doubt—Fiction Therapy (Jim Dempsey)
https://writerunboxed.com/2019/05/14/tune-out-your-self-doubt-fiction-therapy/

Saggy Middle? Use Conflict to Nip and Tuck It (Sacha Black)
https://writershelpingwriters.net/2019/05/saggy-middle-use-conflict-to-nip-and-tuck-it/

The Two Basic Rules of Editing (and the Rookie Mistake) (Allegra Huston)
https://www.janefriedman.com/the-two-basic-rules-of-editing-and-the-rookie-mistake/

Are You Making Writing Harder Than it Needs to Be? (Barbara O'Neal)
https://writerunboxed.com/2019/05/22/are-you-making-writing-harder-than-it-needs-to-be/

Naming Your Novel: How to Choose a Fiction Title That Fits (Author unknown)
https://www.tckpublishing.com/how-to-choose-a-fiction-title/
by way of Laurie Wallmark

Beginning Close to the Action (Elizabeth S. Craig)
https://elizabethspanncraig.com/writing-tips-2/in-medias-res/

Lessons From a Revision (Julia Munroe Martin)
https://writerunboxed.com/2019/05/27/lessons-from-a-revision/


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.