Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
The Eternal Duel: A History of Commas (Leah Dearborn)
3 Attributes for a Successful Writing Career (Mary Keeley)
Build a Platform for Your Book (Helen Ginger)
Samples (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
13 Ways to Sell More Books (Elaine Viets)
Write the Whole Book Before Pitching? (Rachelle Gardner)
Envy: a Lesson in What Not to Do (Keith Cronin)
Are You Ready For Your Mystery Agent Date? (P. J. Parrish)
Marketing Lessons My Grandfather Taught Me (James Scott Bell)
Death Threats and the Death of the Book Review (Dean Fetzer)
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.