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Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e April 6th 2012

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

The old man and the sea (Marcel Schindler) [Jon’s Pick of the  Week]
by way of Lynn Viehl

Would you pay $4,000 to see your book published? (April Henry aka aprilhenry)

Survey Gets a Read on e-Readers (Jeff Widmer)

Balancing Story and Prose (Katie Ganshert)

Why Small Publishers Fail (Cathy Clamp)

Little Fixes to Improve Your Book (Maryann Miller)

Buy My Book (Jim C. Hines aka jimhines)

Tackling Revisions (Robin Reul)

Query No-Nos (Lynn Viehl)

PublishAmerica, Literary Agent: An Inside Look (Victoria Strauss)

What’s the greater fear for publishers? Amazon or piracy? (Mike Shatzkin)
by way of Karen W. Newton (aka karen_w_newton)

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 2011, and last week’s list.

Tags: fiction, useful links, wisdom on the web, writing

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