Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
Police Investigate Pay-to-Play Publisher 2 Moon Press (Victoria Strauss)
Why The Hero’s Journey is a Tourist Trap (Lisa Cron)
The Stages of An Indie Writer (Kristine Kathryn Rusch) [Jon’s Pick of the week]
Is Your Work Ready for an Agent? (Carolyn Kaufman)
Narrative Strategy (Larry Brooks)
Confidence. A Constant Battle (Natalie Whipple)
When it Feels Like You're Never Doing Enough (Nathan Bransford)
Why Editors Focus on Page One (Darcy Pattison)
Promoting or Re-releasing an Older Book (Elizabeth Spann Craig)
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.