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Interesting posts about writing – w/e May 18th 2012

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

Description:It's more than a visual (Kathryn Craft)

What the heck are queries good for, anyway? (Juliette Wade)

Shutting Down, In a Good Way (Cassie Alexander)

The “Brutal” 2000-Word Day (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)

Editing Clauses in Publishing Contracts (Victoria Strauss)

Expressing Thought-Reactions in Fiction (Jodie Renner)

Virtual Safeguards (Lynn Viehl)

7 Bad Habits of Successful Authors (Rachelle Gardner)

Revise/Resubmit Requests (Jane Lebak)

The Esspresso Book Machine [Not a blog post, but an interesting glimpse of the future]
by way of Bart Palamaro

Amazon's knock-off problem (Stephen Gandel)
y way of Gary Frank 

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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