Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
Scholastic Editors Forecast Top 10 Trends in Children's Books for 2013
by way of April Henry (aka aprilhenry)
Writing Like It’s 2009 (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
Writing in Small Chunks of Time—Pros and Cons (Elizabeth Spann Craig)
Concept: Your Story’s Hollywood Pitch (John Robert Marlow)
Be Talented At Working (Natalie Whipple)
How Do You Find a Literary Agent? (Rachelle Gardner)
Cutting the Fat from Your WIP (Gina Conroy)
The perfection myth (Laurel Garver)
by way of Jennifer R. Hubbard (aka writerjenn)
10 Ways to Stay Motivated While You Write (Ruth A Casie)
Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before You Write a Scene. Any Scene. (Larry Brooks)
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.