Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
What is “Word of Mouth” in Today’s World? (Elizabeth Spann Craig)
Heroes: A "Dive into Worldbuilding!" (Juliette Wade)
8 Marketing Don'ts: Get Real or Get Lost! (S. R. Johannes)
What It Really Takes (Sarah Callender)
How and when to revise your manuscript (David Zelster)
Why Children’s Books Can’t Be All Rainbows and Light (Kerry Gans)
Anatomy of a Showdown (Paul Anthony Shortt)
Listening to Your Characters (P. J. Parrish)
What Is a Developmental Editor and What Can You Expect? (Katherine Pickett)
On Stage: Talking about Writing (Sophie Masson)
Stop That Fighting! Conflicts Aren’t all About the Punches (Janice Hardy)
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.