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Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e July 19th, 2013


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


Your Relationship With Writing & Publishing  (Natalie Whipple)
betweenfactandfiction.blogspot.com/2013/07/your-relationship-with-writing.html

How to Write a Novel Readers Won't Put Down (James Scott Bell)
killzoneauthors.blogspot.com/2013/07/how-to-write-novel-readers-wont-put-down.html#.UekH0G1h56a

Is Your Story Catchy?  (Lydia Sharp)
lydiasharp.blogspot.com/2013/07/is-your-story-catchy.html

Know What You’re Getting When You Have an “Editor” (Carrie Cuinn)
carriecuinn.com/2013/04/22/editing-tips-2/

Blame the Writer ( Kristine Kathryn Rusch) [Jon’s ‘Pick of the Week’]
kriswrites.com/2013/07/17/the-business-rusch-blame-the-writer/

Let Your Agent Be the Bad Guy (Rachelle Gardner)
www.booksandsuch.biz/blog/let-your-agent-be-the-bad-guy/

Mailing Lists (Nancy Cohen)
killzoneauthors.blogspot.com/2013/07/mailing-lists.html#.UekOWW1h56Y

Social Networking: Snubbing a Potential Fan? (Stina Lindenbatt)
querytracker.blogspot.com/2013/07/social-networking-snubbing-potential-fan.html

Is It Fair Use? 7 Questions to Ask Before Using Copyrighted Material (Bradlee Frazer) [Jon’s other ‘Pick of the Week’]
janefriedman.com/2013/07/15/the-fair-use-doctrine/

Writerisms Ten  (Lynn Viehl)
pbackwriter.blogspot.com/2013/07/writerisms-ten.html

3 Ways to Fill an Empty Bio (Lydia Sharp)
lydiasharp.blogspot.com/2013/07/3-ways-to-fill-empty-bio.html

Twitter: A Dangerous Sense of Entitlement (Annie Neugebauer)
writerunboxed.com/2013/07/13/twitter-a-dangerous-sense-of-entitlement/

How (Not) to Talk to an Author #4 (J. Kathleen Cheney aka j_cheney)
j-cheney.livejournal.com/581002.html


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.






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