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Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e March 7th, 2014



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

Networking Doesn’t Mean Being An A**hole (Jonathan Wood)
www.booklifenow.com/2014/03/networking-doesnt-mean-being-an-ahole/

The Top 10 Reasons I May Have Rejected Your Short Story (Susan DeFreitas) Jon’s Pick of the week
http://litreactor.com/columns/the-top-10-reasons-i-may-have-rejected-your-short-story

Kill Your Darlings—How 'Game of Thrones' Can Change Your Writing (Richard Thomas)
http://litreactor.com/columns/storyville-kill-your-darlings-how-the-game-of-thrones-can-change-your-writing

A Most Audible Alarm: ACX Chops Royalties (Porter Anderson)
http://janefriedman.com/2014/03/06/writing-on-the-ether-132/

Open Mode (Anna Elliott)
http://writerunboxed.com/2014/03/06/open-mode/

What's Changed and What's Stayed the Same (Rachelle Gardner)
www.booksandsuch.com/blog/whats-changed

If Writers Wrote Every Scene Like A Sex Scene... (Jane Leback)
http://querytracker.blogspot.com/2014/03/if-writers-wrote-every-scene-like-sex.html

Gone (Donald Maass)
http://writerunboxed.com/2014/03/05/gone/

The Advance: How Much Can I Expect? (Wendy Lawton) www.booksandsuch.com/blog/the-advance-how-much-can-i-expect/

You don't have to write every day (Nathan Bransford)
http://blog.nathanbransford.com/2014/03/you-dont-have-to-write-every-day.html

A New Approach for Plotters, Pantsers, and Everyone in Between (JamesScott Bell)
http://killzoneauthors.blogspot.com/2014/03/a-new-approach-for-plotters-pantsers.html

6 Worst Ways to Get Your Novel Published (J Lincoln Fenn)
http://annecharnock.com/j-lincoln-fenn-6-worst-ways-get-novel-published?


If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2013, 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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