Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
Why Writers Disappear (Part Two) (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
When the Writing Isn’t Fun (Jim C. Hines aka jimhines)
Writing When You’re Broken (D. W. Grintalis)
Amazon Author Rankings and Who They Actually Benefit (John Scalzi)
Keys to an Effective Logline (Lydia Sharp)
Foreshadowing (Rachelle Gardner)
Starting in the Present Moment (Mary Kole)
The New World of Publishing: Promotion (Dean Wesley Smith)
Writing as Catharsis (Nathan Bransford)
5 Ways to Convey a Sense of Place (Anne Trager
The Importance of Communities for the Writer (Shonell Bacon)
Publishers Settle With Google--But What About Authors? (Victoria Strauss)
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.