Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
Advances Are Loans (Dean Wesley Smith)
Publication Process: In the Void (J. Kathleen Cheney aka j_cheney)
The Emotion Thesaurus (Heidi M. Thomas)
Showing Up At The Page No Matter What (Barbara O'Neal)
The awkward book booth (Hilary Smith)
Tired of cliché? Want to be unique? Pursue the why. (Juliette Wade)
A Few Good Reasons to Start Building Your Online Presence Before Your Book Is Done (Lydia Sharp)
Write Tighter, Write Smarter (Ash Krafton)
10 Ways to Stay Motivated While You Write (Ruth A. Casie)
9 Frequently Asked Questions About Query Letters (Chuck Sambuchino)
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.
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.