Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
9 Pieces of Bad Writing Advice it’s Best to Ignore (Anne R. Allen)
Spamming and the Beginning Author (Norman W. Wilson)
How Traditional Publishers are making Money (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
Do Fiction Writers Need Platform? (Mary Kole)
5 Things to Know About Publicity Before You’re Published (Crystal Patriarche)
Two Rules for Successful Writers (Robert Lee Brewer)
Only in Novels Ten (Lynn Viehl)
Thoughts on Convention Panels (Jim C. Hines aka jimhines)
Introducing Writer Beware’s Small Presses Page
by way of Victoria Strauss
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.
If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2010 and last week’s list.