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Interesting blog posts about writing: Jon's Pick of 2013



It's been another  great year for finding wisdomous words on the web. I had a hard time narrowing the list down to just twelve, but I finally managed it. Here's my personal selection of the best writing-related blog posts from 2013:

DECEMBER
Another Take on The Most Critical Thing You Need to Know about Writing a Novel (Larry Brooks)
http://storyfix.com/another-take-on-the-most-critical-thing-you-need-to-know-about-writing-a-novel

NOVEMBER
Neil Gaiman on Copyright Piracy and the Web (Neil Gaiman)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Qkyt1wXNlI

OCTOBER
Agents vs. Editors (Mary Kole)
http://kidlit.com/2013/10/14/agents-vs-editors

SEPTEMBER
Why I Am Not Turning the Pages of This Novel (James Scott Bell)
http://killzoneauthors.blogspot.com/2013/09/why-i-am-not-turning-pages-of-this-novel.html
AUGUST
4 Big Pitfalls in Story Openings (K.M. Weiland)
http://janefriedman.com/2013/08/30/pitfalls-in-story-openings/

JULY
Testing out your manuscript (Matt Q. McGovern)
http://authorchronicles.wordpress.com/2013/07/05/testing-out-your-manuscript/

JUNE
How to Know You're a Writer (In GIF Form) (Nathan Bransford)
http://blog.nathanbransford.com/2013/06/how-to-know-youre-writer-in-gif-form.html

MAY
Word of Mouth (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
http://kriswrites.com/2013/05/22/the-business-rusch-word-of-mouth/

APRIL
What NOT to Do When Beginning Your Novel: Advice from Literary Agents (Chuck Sambuchino)
http://writerunboxed.com/2013/04/22/april/

MARCH
Make a Living as a Writer, Part 2 (Rachelle Gardner)
www.rachellegardner.com/2013/03/make-a-living-as-a-writer-part-2/

FEBRUARY
Breaking the Literary Atrophy (Shonell Bacon) http://bloodredpencil.blogspot.com/2013/02/breaking-literary-atrophy.html

JANUARY
Advice for Aspiring Writers - By Age (Jakob Drud aka jakobdrud)
http://jakobdrud.livejournal.com/59758.html


How about you?

What were your favorite blog posts from 2012?


If you found these useful, you may also like:

My personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2012
My personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2011.
My personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2010








 
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