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Interesting posts about writing – w/e October 19th 2012

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

Why Writers Disappear (Part Three) (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)

Write the Letter That Sells Your Book (Nicola Morgan)

Little Fixes (Maryann Miller)

‘Get your butt in a chair & write.’ (Jonathan Maberry)

What Does a Book Edit Look Like? (Rachelle Gardner)

Not Being One of Those Authors (Jennifer Brozek aka jennifer_brozek)

Aligning characters ambiguously (remember The Princess Bride?) (Juliette Wade)

What The Heck Does Cross-Genre Mean? (Marian Allen)

The End (Nicole Singer)

Maybe You Wrote a Good Book (Dean Wesley Smith)

Big Dreams vs. Realistic Expectations (Rachelle Gardner)

Help Readers Suspend Disbelief (and Avoid Plot Holes)  (Elizabeth Spann Craig)

The Seven Stages of Publishing Grief (Robin LaFevers)

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.

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

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