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Interesting posts about writing - w/e July 10

Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:


Plotting the Dreaded Middle [info]reneesweet


Why I love Writing Queries [info]raecarson


What Keeps Readers—and agents—Reading [info]nephele

The Hesitation Waltz (Morgan Mandel)

Do not reply to rejection letters [info]the_flea_king


Writing As Community – Doing Unto Others (Rhonda Eudaley)


Conference Tips [info]shanna_s


Authorfail: When Authors Attack! (Victoria Strauss)


The Theory of Belief [info]faerie_writer   -  I know this one’s from June, but I first saw it linked on a post by [info]dynastic_queen a couple of days ago.


Advances v. Royalties Conversation Continues [info]sparksflyup


Interview With Hugo and Nebula Award-winning Author, Mike Resnick (Michael Ventrella)


Top 8 Tips for Writing Dialogue (Ginny Wiehardt) – courtesy of [info]jl_johnson


On Set Pieces [info]dpeterfreund


I’m not dissing anybody (Patty Jansen)


To Suck or not to Suck… It Shouldn’t Even be a Question [info]dferguson 


Top Ten Things Writers Do When They Have a Story Rejected [info]marshallpayne1


Links Spotlight: ProBlogger [info]a_r_williams



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.


Tags: fiction, writing

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