Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
Who Owns E-book Rights From Old Publishing Contracts? (Nathan Bransford)
Writers Groups and the (New) Writer (Mari Adkins)
Writing Fast (Dean Wesley Smith)
Inspiration or Perspiration: Which is Most Important? (Susan Mary Malone)
Why Some Traditionally Published Writers Aren’t Self-Publishing (Elizabeth Spann Craig)
10 Ways Authors Respond to Bad Reviews (Which One Are You?) (Dina Santorelli)
Taxes and Writers (Rachelle Gardner)
5 Ways Writers Can Get the Most Out of Goodreads (Patrick Brown
by way of Alan Jankowski)
Publishing Does Not Want to Eat Your Heart (Maggie Stiefvater aka m_stiefvater
15 classic science fiction and fantasy novels that publishers rejected (io9)
Structuring Your Short Story (Larry Brooks)
If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2012, 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.