December 30th, 2019

Interesting blog posts about writing: Jon's Pick of 2019

Wisdom On the Web

Somewhere, amidst all the interesting happenings of the year, were some great blog posts containing wisdomous words about writing.

As always, I had a hard time narrowing the list to just twelve, but I finally managed it. Here's my personal selection of the best writing-related blog posts from 2018:

DECEMBER

Manipulating Story Time for Maximal Effect (Kathryn Craft)
https://writerunboxed.com/2019/12/12/manipulating-story-time-for-maximal-effect/


NOVEMBER
7 Story Structures Any Writer Can Use (Jerry Jenkins)
https://jerryjenkins.com/story-structures/

OCTOBER
Rookie Mistakes Indie Writers Make (James Scott Bell)
https://killzoneblog.com/2019/09/rookie-mistakes-indie-writers-make.html

SEPTEMBER
Five Ways the so-called “Conventional Wisdom” within the Writing Conversation Can Take You Down (Larry Brooks)
www.storyfix.com/five-ways-called-conventional-wisdom-within-writing-conversation-can-take

AUGUST
Three Simple Questions That Will Unlock Your Story (Lisa Cron)
https://writershelpingwriters.net/2019/07/three-simple-questions-that-will-unlock-your-story/

JULY
Let No Good Tension Go Unstretched (James Scott Bell)
https://killzoneblog.com/2019/06/let-no-good-tension-go-unstretched.html

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

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

APRIL
Skip Those Writing Speed Bumps (Elizabeth Spann Craig)
https://elizabethspanncraig.com/writing-tips-2/speedbumps

MARCH
Your Online Presence: 10 Mistakes for Authors to Avoid (Anne R. Allen)
https://annerallen.com/2019/02/online-presence-10-mistakes

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

JANUARY
It Doesn't Matter Where You Start. Just START! (Shonell Bacon)
https://bloodredpencil.blogspot.com/2019/01/juststart.html



How about you?

What were your favorite blog posts from 2019?


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